Tell a young person about a subject (or topic) that gets you excited. Explain why it matters to you.
Stay home as a family. Do something fun together, such as play a board game or a card game.
Stand up for young people who don’t have the same rights (or access) as other kids.
Become the parent you’ve always wanted to be.
Volunteer with a young person in a way that matters. Plant bulbs in the fall. Bake cookies for someone who is sick.
Notice when kids do the right thing. Tell kids that you’re proud of them.
Learn the rules your child’s school has. Create consistent rules between home and school.
When kids fight, intervene. Encourage them to cool down and then talk about why they’re upset.
Invite a young person to do an activity with you, such as baking, gardening, or shooting hoops.
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