Supportive Upbringing for Parents and Caregivers

Akron Children's Hospital: Nurturing Families Program-  

Contact for more information or to sign-up: 
1. CDC Family Services Coordinator or 
2. Christine Lindeman
330-543-0736 
 
The Nurturing Families Program is designed for any parent or caregiver who would like to learn new ways to make healthy parenting choices. Focusing on the unique developmental needs of children aged birth to 5, the goal is to establish healthy parent-child relationships. This is a free program that meets virtually for one-hour each week for seven weeks.

The program focuses on the following nurturing factors:
Improving stress management skills
Identifying resources to develop a support system
Enhancing child development and parenting skills
Expanding knowledge and confidence to ask for help when needed
Developing social and emotional skills
Promoting healthy parent-child relationships

 

Helpful Websites by Topic(s):

Raising Children and Managing Behaviors 

VeryWell Family: Pregnancy - Teens development, parenting, and more

Parenting Guides Preschool-Eighth Grade

Child Center: Child Topics organized by age

Temper Tantrums

Positive Take-away of Lying 

Age-by-Age Guide to Lying

How to Handle Lying at Every Age (Cleveland Clinic)