Easing Stress

Easing Stress

Parenting Resources
The Learning Community has a wealth of parenting resources and videos on school and learning, gender issues, family life, health, dealing with tantrums, potty training, and more.

5 Things Your Kids Need From You as They Cope With Family Change
This one page article describes how your kids need 1. to be included 2. to be heard 3. to feel the support of family and friends 4. to have opportunities to express themselves 5. to be able to say no.

What Fathers Can Do To Ease the Transition
This one page article describes how fathers can help their kids by remaining positive, involving them in planning, taking them house hunting, being willing to make changes in the new place, checking out the new neighborhood, making last visits before the move, making goodbyes easier, keeping routines as routine as possible, and watch out for warning signs.

KidsHealth.org
This kid-friendly website is great for all things related to Kids Health, eating well, and staying safe. Click on the website to watch movies, play games and quizzes, and make it FUN to learn about your body and why your health is so important! Click here to read about “What Kids Who are Moving Should Do” or here to read about “Preparing Your Child for a Move”. There are also resources available in Spanish.