Posts Tagged ‘families’

Children with Additional Needs and Mental Health

Understanding the link between mental health and children with additional needs in early childhood is the first step to supporting children with additional needs. What are additional needs? Differences exist among all people; one such as when a child has a disability or condition that requires some additional support. This may be, for example, a…

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Children and Families at Risk

To enable them to achieve their full potential all children need a nurturing and supportive family and community. For vulnerable children who are exposed to neglect and child abuse, we need to ensure they are supported and protected so they can have the best chance in life. Some children are at a higher risk of…

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Kids: Let's Talk about Abuse

All kids have the right to be safe… All families are different.  Sometimes what seems every day normal life in one family will not be normal in another.  When you visit your friend from another culture, you may have noticed that they might eat foods that are not the same that you eat at your…

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Becoming a Stepparent

Becoming a parent by marrying someone with kids or blending families can be a fulfilling and rewarding experience. If you’ve never had kids, you’ll get the opportunity to help to shape her or his character and share your life with a younger person. If you have kids, you’ll offer them more opportunities to establish a…

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