Parenting Resources

Parenting Tip Sheets

Parenting Tip Sheets in Spanish (2012)
9 Things To Do Instead of Spanking
10 Keys to Successful Parenting
10 Ways to Be a Better Dad (2012)
Connecting With Your Teen (2012)
Defying Defiance
Fact Sheet for Families on Biting
Handling Resistance
Head Lice: New Treatment Recommendations
Helping Your Children Navigate Their Teenage Years
Help! My Children Are Fighting
How to Develop Strong Communities (2012)
Making Mealtimes More Pleasant
Military Families (2012)
No More Backtalk
Parent Magic
Parenting Your School-Age Child (2012)
Raising Your Grandchildren (2012)
Rules: What's Fair
Setting Limits
Setting Rules and Consequences with Teens
Sibling Rivalry
Teen Parents... You're Not Alone (2012)
To Discipline Means to Teach
Winning the Chore War

Additional Resources

2013 - Family Development - A Caregiver's Guide (Pinwheels for Prevention)
A Family's Guide to the Child Welfare System
Bullying is not a Fact of Life - Parent Guide (SAMHSA, 2003)
Eyes on Bullying: What Can You Do?
Helping Your Children Navigate Their Teenage Years
Helping Your Child Series (US Dept of Education)
Helping Your Pre-School Child (DOE, 2005)
Homework Tips for Parents (DOE, 2003)
If You Are Concerned About Your Child's Gender Behaviors
Keep Kids Safe from Preventable Injuries
Recognizing the Signs and Managing Bullying (Video)
There's No Place Like Home... for Sex Education
Text 4 Baby (Free Mobile Information Service)
10 Tips to Ensure Your Child’s Identity Stays Safe

Parent and Caregiver Publications

Understanding the Child Welfare System

Family Guide to Dependency Court
Florida Injunctions for Protection
Florida Injunctions for Protection, The Hearing
Florida Manual for Incarcerated Parents
From Rights to Reality- A Plan for Parent Advocacy (Rise Magazine)
How the Child Welfare System Works (CWIG 2011)
Mini-Guide to My Dependency Case Plan
My Kids Are In State Custody, What do I Do Now?
Parent's Guide to Juvenile Dependency Court
Tips On How To Work With Your Lawyer

Additional Publications for Parents and Caregivers
Cyber Safety: Staying Safe While Staying Connected Tips for Caregivers (NCTSN, 2016)
Safety in the On-Line Community--Talking to your 13 Year Old about Facebook and Instagram (Pacer's National Bullying Prevention Center)
Help Your Child Recognize the Signs of Bullying (Pacer's National Bullying Prevention Center)
Bullying and Children in the Child Welfare System (NRCPFC, Mar'11)
Essentials for Parenting Toddlers and Preschoolers (CDC)
Grandparents Raising Grandchildren: A Call to Action
Impact of Adoption on Birth Parents (CWIG, 2013)
Kinship Care Legal Handbook 2008 (FL Kinship)
Kinship Caregivers and the Child Welfare System (Child Welfare Information Gateway, 2016)
Parenting a Child who has Experienced Abuse or Neglect (CWIG, 2013 Dec)
Parenting a Child who has been Sexually Abused: A Guide for Foster and Adoptive Parents (CWIG, 2013 July)
Raising Your Grandchildren (2012)
Rise Magazine (By and For Parents in the ChildWelfare System)
US Military Personnel Education Resource