A "New" Definition of Family

A "New" Definition of Family

The definition of “family” is ever-evolving, but when it comes to families, there’s more that’s the same about us than there is different. Click on the read more link to learn more!

Tips for Keeping Kids Safe

Tips for Keeping Kids Safe

Violence and bullying can be reduced when people work together to create safe places for all young people. Tips to help make your neighborhood, school, and community better places. Click on “Read more” to learn more.

Resources for teachers and parenting professionals!

Resources for teachers and parenting professionals!

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Discovering Your Family’s Strengths

Discovering Your Family’s Strengths

Join us for our next free webinar on Tuesday, July 8, 2014, 12PM – 1PM, CDT.

Take a family vacation from chores. Declare one Saturday or Sunday “no chores and no errand day.” Then do something fun together.

Got Grit? Help Your Child Develop a Sense of Perseverance

Learn about how the Perseverance Process can help motivate parents and kids to set and achieve goals. Watch the full video archive of our September webinar now!

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ParentFurther Blog: A Thoughtful Blog for Busy Parents

July 23, 2014

By Sarah Willis, Guest Blogger

Reading rates among children have declined over the years. Fortunately, parents can greatly influence children’s reading habits and set kids on the path to becoming lifelong lovers of books.

July 15, 2014

By: Becky Post

Many families spend a lot of time in vehicles in the summer, whether it involves a long driving trip or running kids to soccer tournaments. July is National Purposeful Parenting Month and a perfect time to connect with your children occurs in the car.

June 18, 2014

By: Samantha MacDonald, Web & Social Media Specialist, ParentFurther

You probably ask your kids questions every day. What do you want for supper? Have you cleaned your room yet? These kind of questions require short and to-the-point answers.