The Parent Village

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London, SE6
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About us

Penny is an ICF-ACC Parenting Coach, Facilitator, Supervisor and Founder of The Parent Village a charity that works with parents to support their children and young people’s mental health and wellbeing.

The Parent Village is here for you and will help you navigate your journey through parenthood in a way that builds on your own experiences, your values and culture allowing you to learn from evidence based strategies and form firm connections and friendships so you feel a little less alone and a little more equipped. Penny has been coaching and working with parents for over 10 years and works 1:1 and with groups. Penny has a love of and competes in Trail events and the Kent Fitness League cross country season, she runs a youth group on a Sunday and is really enjoying being a parent of two entertaining teenagers.

Training, qualifications & experience

  • ICF - ACC coach July 2022
  • Training for Influence Train the Trainer July 2022
  • Empowering Parents, Empowering Communities Facilitator, Trainer and Supervisor for Being a Parent, Living with teens and Being a Parent (Autism) 2016-2022
  • Resilience Approach Practitioner and Facilitator (2017 University of Brighton)
  • Msc Public Policy and Management (2005)
  • BA (hons) Social Science (1998)

Member organisations *

UK International Coach Federation (ICF)

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Other areas of coaching we deal with

Divorce, separation, co-parenting, neurodiversity  (Dyslexia, ADHD, Autism, Anxiety, Trauma)


Free initial telephone or online session

Additional information

As a Charity our work is often grant funded or commissioned. We also undertake fundraising in order to offer our services direct to parents at No or low cost. 
Please get in touch to see how we can help. 

When we work

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun

Type of session

In person