Aiden Jennings is the father of on of the students in Ciara Brady's class. Ciara was harassing his son, Chase. Aiden brought the bullying to Father Matt's attention and Father Matt called Hope in to talk about the problem.
Hope met Aiden in Father Matt's office. Aiden accused Hope of being a bad parent and not being able to control her daughter. Hope took offense to the comment, but promised to talk to Ciara about the incident.