Here are some links to resources you may find useful……
Academic Parent/Student Resources:
- State Council of Higher Education schev.edu (click on students and parents)
- Virginia Department of Education doe.virginia.gov (click on students and parents)
Parenting Tips and Interactive Sites for Children:
The Public Broadcasting System (PBS) – broad area of parenting tips, ideas, and activities which are age-specific. pbs.org/parents
Parenting.org – Part of Boys Town, includes parenting tips and resources.
Resources for Students with Disabilities:
Parents Helping Parents php.com
Additude, “The Happy, Healthy Lifestyle Magazine for People with ADD” – A very positive site about ADD additudemag.com
Information and support about ADHD – www.chadd.org
Mental & Physical Health and Safety
choosemyplate.gov – nutrition information by the US Department of Agriculture (USDA)
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) – professional information from topics such as healthy living, developmental concerns, childhood illnesses and diseases, safety. – cdc.gov
The National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) – Information on bike safety, cyberbullying, fostering respect, safe shopping, secrets, and more. – www.ncpc.org/topics/by-audience/parents
www.vacareerview.org – Interest inventories and career exploration. Career Town!
- www.knowitall.org/kidswork/ – Career Exploration activities and information
Local Parenting Resources
Rappannock Area Community Services Board (RACSB) – Caroline County Clinic
19254 Rogers Clark Blvd.
Ruther Glen, VA 22546