Be Involved, Be Informed,
Be Connected.

We provide education, information and a communication network to inform parents about social and developmental issues. With these tools we strive to help parents communicate openly, effectively and consistently with their children.

Fall Seminar 2018
Beyond 13 Reasons: A frank discussion about preventing suicide.

Tuesday, October 2

Trevor Day High School, 312 East 95th Street - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Our expert panel will discuss what parents can do right now.

Fall Benefit Luncheon 2018

Tuesday, November 7

The University Club, 1 West 54th Street -12:00pm - 2:00pm

Featuring a conversation with Lee Woodruff who will discuss Resilience: Thriving through adversity.

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Be Involved, Be Informed,
Be Connected.

We provide education, information and a communication network to
inform parents about social and developmental issues. With these
tools we strive to help parents communicate openly, effectively and
consistently with their children.

About Us

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Fall Seminar 2018

BEYOND 13 REASONS:
A FRANK DISCUSSION ABOUT PREVENTING SUICIDE

Tuesday, October 2, 2018, 7:00-8:30PM
Trevor Day High School, 312 East 95th Street

Join us for a discussion of suicide prevention by an expert panel
of researchers and clinicians, led by John MacPhee, Executive
Director of the Jed Foundation.

Details

Register

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FALL BENEFIT
LUNCHEON 2018

Wednesday, November 7, 2018, 12:00-2:00PM
The University Club, 1 West 54th Street

Featuring a conversation with Lee Woodruff who will discuss
Resilience: Thriving Through Adversity.

Details

Register

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A PRACTICING PARENT
is now posting!

Check Out PIA's New Blog

Letter from the Co-Presidents – August 2018

Dear Parents in Action Community,

Welcome back everyone! Fall greets us with open arms as students return to school with new shoes, new back packs and new dreams. It’s the season when we begin to prioritize the year ahead and remember the commitments left drifting in the clouds as summer approached.

We, at NYC-Parents in Action, are committed to all of you throughout the year. Here’s what’s already on our docket…

Honoring Our NYC Superheroes

“Hey buddy, we’re not going to the playground. Today we’re doing something special.” I said to my 4 1/2-year-old son at school pick-up a few weeks ago. My 13-year-old daughter accompanied me. “What are we gonna do then?” he asked. “We are going to Dunkin’ Donuts and getting a big, big box of Munchkins,” I said. My son’s eyes lit up. Previous years with my daughter, we’ve purchased flowers, cards, and one year we made chocolate chip cookies. “Can we get chocolate ones?” he asked. “I think we should get assorted ones because they’re not...
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