Empowering parents. Strengthening kids together.

Inspiring and equipping parents, families, and communities to raise capable, caring, contributing children.

Imagine a world where all children are nurtured to discover, cultivate and apply their natural gifts.

For over 170 years, Beech Acres Parenting Center has strengthened Greater Cincinnati’s children & families. Learn how you can get involved and help us change the lives of so many children.

200,000

With Families

200,000 Ohio children live in the homes of their grandparents or another relative.

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1 in 5 Children

In Schools

1 in 5 children 3 to 17 years old are effect by childhood mental illnesses

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#1

In Pediatric Offices

Pediatrician is the #1 professional parents turn to about parenting

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With Families

Foster Care & Adoption 

For individuals willing to open their home to our most vulnerable children, the BAPC team has been supporting foster families for 40 years.

Kinship Connections 

For a grandparent, aunt, uncle or even a close friend taking care of a loved one’s child full time, this support network offers both individual resource navigation and group meetings.

Parent Enrichment Program 

For parents fulfilling a referral from Hamilton County Job & Family Services, this is a non-judgmental, goal driven parent and child focused program.

In Schools

Beyond The Classroom 

Partnering with over 25 schools in Greater Cincinnati, our unique model drives to improve behavioral wellness and enhance a student’s readiness to learn.

The Character Effect 

A flexible, personalized social & emotional learning program that enhances the emotional IQ and improves the well-being of teachers and students alike.

In Pediatric Offices

Parent Connext 

As part of the pediatric care team, Parenting Specialists are available to provide a clear next step in a parents’ journey; allowing pediatricians to focus on physical health.

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Our Mission

Inspiring and equipping today’s parents, families, and communities to raise capable, caring, contributing children.

Our Vision

A world where all children are nurtured to discover, cultivate and apply their natural gifts.

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Beech Roots Parenting Blog

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Kinship Connections Gives Caregivers Hope and Optimism

By Guest Blogger Barbara Strum, Kinship Caregiver When I think of my kinship experience, one word comes to mind and […]

Grateful, My Kinship Experience

We’re grateful for the grandparents, aunts, uncles, and other relatives and friends caring for a loved one’s child. One grandmother […]