A Letter to Parents from the Great
Lakes Center for Youth Development President
Health Insurance for Uninsured Kids
Summer Reading Suggestions for Kids
- Peter White Public Library - www.macyap.com/events_and_activities
Features summer reading suggestions for children ages Preschool
through High School. Provided by Cathy Sullivan Seblonka, Youth
Tips On Parenting
- Common Sense Parenting - www.parenting.org
Features a common sense skill of the week, family spotlight, parenting
questions and answers, and more.
- National PTA Common Sense - http://www.pta.org/
Whether you're a parent, a caregiver, a PTA or community leader,
Common Sense gives you effective and easy-to-use ideas and materials.
We encourage you to explore and make use of the many resources
offered on this Web site. Everything you do can make a real difference
in the lives of children.
- Girls & Boys Town Parenting Tips - www.boystown.org/parents/tips
Information on Staying Calm, Reaching Goals with Charts and Contracts,
Making Friends, Bullies, Dealing with Children's Friends, Conversation
Skills and Kids Home Alone
- Joy of Parenting Programs - www.mgh.org/wcc/joy.html
The Women's & Children's Center at Marquette General Hospital
has a variety of programs for parents. Whether you are a parent
of a newborn or a teenager, programs are available to assist you.
- About a Boys and Girls Afterschool Program - afterskoolkids.org/
Information on Safe Web Surfing, Obesity Prevention, Kids with Special Needs Activities, Drug & Alcohol Abuse Prevention and Clubs for Kids
Information on the 40 Developmental Assets for Youth
- Search Institute - www.search-institute.org
This Web site is filled with research and other information about the developmental assets and how individuals, organizations, and communities can-and are-working to ensure that all children and youth throughout the community experience more of these developmental assets.
- Great Lakes Center for Youth development -
The Great Lakes Center for Youth Development (GLCYD) was established
in 2000 as a partnership between seven organizations with an interest
in making the future of children of Marquette and Alger Counties
healthy and bright
Information on Using the Internet and Internet Safety
Fun Web Sites for Kids
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