To prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices by instilling in them the values of hard work and education.
Many parents who actively look for ways to help their troubled teens must have come across at risk youth programs during their search. This is because such programs have long been yielding positive results and giving parents and young people hope that there is a better future for them. For the families that these programRead More
Understanding the Teen Years So when, exactly, does adolescence start? The message to send your kid is: Everybody’s different. There are early bloomers, speedy developers, and slow-but-steady growers. In other words, there’s a wide range of what’s considered normal. Many kids announce the onset of adolescence with a dramatic change in behavior around their parents.Read More
Mentors help children gain self-confidence and direction, and resist negative peer pressure. They give of their time and take these young people to places like ball games, museums, parks and more. Many of these young people may never have had ventured outside of their own neighborhood prior to their involvement with mentors. By having aRead More
Part of your responsibility as a parent is to teach your children how to lead healthy lives. The best time to start teaching these lessons is when they’re young, before unhealthy choices become lifelong bad habits. When you pass on healthy habits to your kids, it’s important to practice what you preach. Just telling yourRead More
Does your teen need help? Tips and Suggestions You spotted something unusual about your child’s behavior or perhaps saw that your child is being increasingly sensitive about small things. Just about anything that deviates from your child’s usual pattern of emotions, behavior, etc., may leave you worried, and you go on to findRead More
Where will you spend your holidays? If you spend it with family or friends around a table piled high with a feast, and maybe followed by a football game, you have much to be thankful for. Every person deserves a safe, stable place to call home. But in the wealthiest nation in the world, more thanRead More