Human Development and Families

  • Just in Time Parenting – A series for parents – prenatally through the teen years — available in English and Spanish.  Each issue cuts to the core of what it takes for children to thrive — providing developmentally specific info about infants, toddlers and pre-schoolers.
  • Families Matter! – A series for parents of school-age youth includes research-based information on building strong family relationships, constructive family communication, helping kids be successful in school, better parent-teacher conferences, winning ways to talk with children, learning to be emotionally intelligent, raising non-violent children, talking about sexuality and sexually transmitted diseases, tips for avoiding teen pregnancy, understanding young teens, family glue:  ideas for year-round family fun, setting limits, family stress management, surviving a family crisis, family meetings, divorce and co-parenting.
  • Finding Help: Resources for Delaware Parents – contacts for child care, counseling, early learning, emergencies and disasters, family fun, feeding and nutrition, grandparents, health, mental health, parenting, poison, safety, school success, violence and abuse and vision.