PAL - Parenting Assistance Line
Parenting Assistance Line logo The Parenting Assistance Line (PAL) is a new resource for parents, grandparents and others in Alabama who provide care for children ages birth to twelve. PAL is confidential and anonymous and provides free information and support through a toll-free number:
available Monday through Friday from 8am until 8pm
This line is staffed by parenting resource specialists who will answer the phone, listen to callers, then offer helpful information and support. Callers may also request free literature about specific parenting concerns.
"PAL is a collaborative effort of Child Development Resources at the University of Alabama, The Children's Trust Fund of Alabama, the Office of Alabama's First Lady, Alabama Department of Mental Health, Alabama Department of Human Resources, and the Wal-Mart Foundation."