Favorite Parenting Websites

 

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

http://www.aacap.org

Facts for Families series offers current guidance about a host of topics relevant to families.

Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

http://www.chadd.org

Information for Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Disorder.

Children Now

https://www.childrennow.org/issue-areas/

A national initiative by Children Now and the Kaiser Family Foundation to encourage  parents to communicate earlier and more often with their children about healthy choices.

Consumer Action

http://www.consumer-action.org/publications

Consumer Action creates award-winning free multilingual educational guides on a wide range of personal finance topics and other subjects of interest to consumers.

Consumer Action's new "Social media and online video privacy" education and training module gives users the knowledge to recognize potential risks, make wise decisions about what to share, and take advantage of tech tools that protect online privacy and safety. What's not to Like and Watch out! Online video and your privacy

Greater Boston PFLAG

http://www.gbpflag.org/

Greater Boston PFLAG offers help for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBTQIA) youth, their families and communities around the topic of sexual orientation and gender identity.

Kids Health

http://www.kidshealth.org/parent

The #1 most visited website for children’s health and development issues.  Offers information on all facets of child development and a comprehensive Q and A section.

Kid Source

http://www.kidsource.com

Offers a variety of articles grouped by health, education, recreation, and parenting on newborns through school-aged children.

Massachusetts Aggression Reduction Center (MARC)

http://www.MARCcenter.org

Resources for parents related to bully, cyber bullying and internet safety.

Middlesex Partnerships for Youth

http://middlesexpartnershipsforyouth.com/ 

Middlesex Partnerships for Youth, Inc. provides prevention and intervention strategies in matters of health and safety for youth.

More4Kids, Inc.

http://www.more4kids.info

Articles on all aspects of parenting, including advice and great ideas for parents of kids of all ages.

National P.T.A.

http://www.pta.org

National Parent-Teacher Organization site with strategies for raising children.

The National Parenting Center

http://tnpc.com

Articles on a large number of topics related to adolescent issues.

Parent Further

http://parentfurther.com

This Search Institute resource for families is focused on raising successful kids and also offers a blog for parent discussion and comment.

Partnership for a Drug-Free America

http://www.drugfree.org

Excellent site with complete and accurate drug information and frequently asked questions on drug-related topics; Parent Resources.

Stop Bullying

http://www.stopbullying.gov

This federal government website managed by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services in Washington, D.C. 20201 offers generic as well as state by state information.

 

 

Oct 2016