How Your Support Helps

By supporting Families First, you provide parents with workshop series that teach them to communicate better with their kids, to discipline in positive ways, and to build kids’ self-esteem. Even in poverty, kids thrive when they can count on a nurturing parent.

Secure and nurturing parent-child relationships are the foundation of every child’s well-being and future success. When you invest in Families First, you help children by building the skills and confidence of their parents.

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Parenting Tips

Salem Mom and Daughter

Access hundreds of research-based, field-tested parenting tips.

  • Tune into the needs of your children when you are getting ready for work and when you come home from work (what you choose to do will depend ultimately on the age of your child and your preference).
  • Transform ordinary events into special moments: “I'm enjoying having breakfast with you. It's nice being together.”

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