Links - Family Issues

 

Safe Harbor

www.thesafeharbor.org

Safe Harbor is dedicated to educating communities about the dangers that face today’s young people and restoring families who have been negatively affected by their teenager’s behavior. Helpful news, information and links.

 

Institute for American Values

www.americanvalues.org

This organization provides resources to encourage cultural civility, moral responsibility and the strengthening of the family. Visitors will find numerous resources that provide information and analysis on these pressing issues, including information on the Hardwired to Connect DVD.

 

Strong Families

www.strongfamilies.com

The online home of Dr. John Trent’s Center for Strong Families. The site helps visitors launch church and community-based family ministries to build strong, God-honoring and committed family relationships.

 

Family Table

www.tvland.com/familytable/ft_home.jhtml

An initiative of the TV Land and Nick at Night networks, the site promotes and provides resources for the upcoming “Family Day” and time spent at the family table. Includes family table tips, conversation starters, a family table forum and more.

 

Break the Cycle

www.break-the-cycle.org

The online home to nonprofit organization Break the Cycle whose mission is to engage, educate and empower youth to build lives and communities free from dating and domestic violence. Includes program information, dating and domestic violence information, and info on where to go to get help.

 

Family First

www.familyfirst.net

A helpful and practical site loaded with info on marriage, parenting, fatherhood and family life from an organization whose mission is "to strengthen the family by establishing family as a top priority in people's lives and by promoting principles for building marriages and raising children."

 

Teen Options

www.tpsrep.com

Parents dealing with troubled or defiant teens often don’t know where to turn for help. Teen Options matches these teens with schools to help them deal with a wide variety of issues including behavioral and substance abuse problems. Teen Options will work with families to find the best and most cost effective solutions to family problems.

The National Marriage Project
http://marriage.rutgers.edu
American families are breaking down and this is taking its toll on today's youth. The National Marriage Project features the latest research and analysis on issues and attitudes surrounding marriage, divorce and cohabitation, with an eye toward educating the public on those factors that affect marital success and child well being.