KidsHealth.org is one of several programs sponsored by Nemours, one of the largest nonprofit organizations devoted to children’s health. Established in 1936 by philanthropist Alfred I. duPont, Nemours is dedicated to improving the health and spirit of children and it is a national leader in health education. The organization’s media division has created several online, print and video programs. These resources bring knowledge, perspective, advice and comfort to tens of millions of families every year.
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) developed the online resource HealthyChildren.org., a parenting website backed by 62,000 pediatricians committed to the attainment of the optimal well-being of all infants, children, adolescents and young adults. The site contains information regarding the AAP programs and activities, its publications and other child health resources. The information is supplied by the nation’s leading child health experts and it has scientific research supporting its recommendations.
The national non-profit organization Pacer Center developed the National Bullying Prevention Center to unite, engage and educate communities nationwide to address bullying through creative, relevant and interactive resources. PACER offers digital-based resources for parents, schools, teens and youth. The adult-based National Bullying Prevention Center is the portal page for parents and educators to access bullying resources, which include educational tool-kits, awareness tool-kits, contest ideas, promotional products and more.
This website is a project of the national non-profit organization Pacer Center and it is a creative, innovative, and educational site designed by and for elementary school students to learn about bullying prevention, engage in activities, and be inspired to take action.
The long-range vision of the non-profit organization Attachment Parenting is to raise children who will become adults with a highly developed capacity for empathy and connection. It eliminates violence as a means for raising children, and ultimately helps to prevent violence in society as a whole.
Uncommon Parenting was formed based on need to help parents raise responsible, caring and conscious children. This is a radical shift in the parenting consciousness that exists on the planet. The time for tweaking this or that external circumstance is over, as that is not working. It is now time to make a fundamental change—-to parent with enlightenment—to do conscious parenting.
Zero to Three is a national, nonprofit organization that informs, trains, and supports parents in their efforts to improve the lives of infants and toddlers. There mission is to promote the health and development of infants and toddlers. On their site you will also find a fascinating graphic depicting the development of a baby’s brain. Check it out!
When parents are consistent, and support each other in the task of parenting, children benefit. Sometimes this is called co-parenting, shared parenting or a parenting partnership. Whether you’re married, living together, dating, divorced, or disagreeing on most things, We Can Parent Together offers you tips to come together for the benefit of your child. This website is a joint project of Prevent Child Abuse Minnesota, the University of Minnesota Extension Service and various other educational and non-profit associations locaetd in Minnesota.
The national nonprofit organization website PBS Parenting contains a wide range of material about parenting issues, including common-sense advice. You will be able to get answers directly from experts at PBS Parenting covering a wide range of parenting topics. You’ll also have a chance to share your own expert tips with other parents. Join the conversation!
If you are interested in research material, the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry is one of the many non-profit professional organizations that may interest you. They post articles and information on a variety of parenting, teen and childhood issues.