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Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

…or advocacy group to clarify your legal rights and ensure access to your grandchildren. Grandparents raising grandchildren tip 1: Acknowledge your feelings The prospect of raising grandchildren is bound to…

Parenting Advice Home Page

…Making shared custody work after a split Blended Family and Step-Parenting Tips How to bond with your stepchildren and handle stepfamily issues Grandparents Raising Grandchildren The rewards and challenges of…

Raising Emotionally Intelligent Children

emotional intelligence Raising Emotionally Intelligent Children Looking to nurture emotional intelligence (EQ) in your child? Learn high-EQ parenting strategies that will help you build their empathy and emotional awareness—and set…

Aging Issues Home Page

…Memory Tips and exercises to sharpen your mind and boost brainpower Age-Related Memory Loss What’s normal, what’s not, and when to seek help Grandparents Raising Grandchildren The rewards and challenges…

Home Page Foundation

…Family and Step-Parenting Tips exercise & fitness How to Build an Exercise Plan parenting Grandparents Raising Grandchildren How does HelpGuide help you? We don’t just educate you—we empower you. We…

Parenting During Coronavirus

…up on video conferencing services, like Skype or Zoom, so they can keep in contact with close friends and grandparents, for example. Give extra love and affection. This is a…

Coping with an Alzheimer’s or Dementia Diagnosis

…your role as provider, financial decision-maker, or designated driver as others take over those responsibilities. Some older friends may even pull away, your diagnosis raising uncomfortable questions about their own…

Emotional Intelligence at Work

…as their fearless leader. That means that even if they’ve been raising their EQs too, they’ll look to you to initiate action, elicit communication, and set the style and pace…

Child Abuse and Neglect

…job, especially if you’re raising children without support from family and friends, or you’re dealing with relationship problems or financial difficulties. Caring for a child with a disability, special needs,…

Blended Family and Step-Parenting Tips

…from their perspective. [Read: Raising Emotionally Intelligent Children] Appreciated and encouraged. Children of all ages respond to praise and encouragement and like to feel appreciated. Limits and boundaries. Children may…