Raising children is not always easy, but you don’t have to do it alone or without help!
Resources from the Parent Check-ins held in Kittery during 2019-20
Coming soon! Check back at the completion of this series in May for materials from the sessions.
Resources from the Parent Check-ins held in Kittery and York during 2018-19
Topic: Surviving Adolescence: Tools for Parents
Topic: Social Media: The Good, The Bad And The Ugly
Topic: Anxiety: How Much Is Too Much?
Presentation: Anxiety: How Much is Too Much?
Topic: Delving Deeper into Adolescent Anxiety & Depression
Resources and Help:
|The Partnership for Drug-Free Kids will give you the tools you need from prevention through treatment to hope and recovery. There are parent coaches to speak with, too.|
|In Maine, call 2 1 1 or visit https://211maine.org/|
|Call The Recovery Center addiction treatment services at York Hospital 207-351-2118 for non-emergency evaluation, individual counseling for youth and adults, group counseling for adults, medication assisted treatment and other options.|
|The Marijuana Talk Kit is a great new resource from the Partnership for Drug Free Kids that will help you answer questions like, “Isn’t weed safer than alcohol?” or “Did you smoke when you were young?” and “It’s a natural plant so that means it’s safe, right?”|
|Watch this 15 minute online “course” for parents on how to keep your Teen Safe from alcohol and drugs. Developed by national experts at Boston Children’s Hospital.|
|Learn how to help your child be healthy and successful by building her 40 developmental assets at the Search-Institute.|
|A Drug ID Guide for Parents|