Stories, upcoming events and information
Stories, tip sheets, events and more are available to help parents find inspiration and information.
10 Tips to Keep Your Kids Safe this Halloween
Whether you’re trick-or-treating in your neighborhood or celebrating at a community event, Halloween can be a magical time for children and parents. To stay safe and healthy this October, check out these tips.
Families Growing Stronger Together
Helping Young Families Build Success
Helping Families Start School on the Right Foot: Parent Matters Making Midlands Connections
‘I Want This for My Family’
Helping Kids Grow
Tips and activities for families to promote healthy development and positive outcomes.
Keeping Your Kids Safe
From safe sleep to water safety, this resource offers safety information for parents and caregivers.
Warning Signs for Child Abuse and Neglect
Be familiar with the warning signs for the four types of child maltreatment: physical abuse, neglect, sexual abuse and emotional abuse.
15 Things Every Parent Should Know
Parents.com has a quick and fun how-to guide on navigating life with toddlers and pre-schoolers.
Triple P Guide: Parenting during COVID 19
Learn strategies for parenting during social isolation including self-care and keeping your children busy.
Positive Parenting Tips
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) provides useful information for parents to learn more about their child’s development, positive parenting, safety and health at each stage of the child’s life.
Know the Right Age for Your Child to Stay Home Alone
The Children’s Bureau Information Gateway provides information on determining the right age to leave a child at home alone.
Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect
Report suspected child abuse or neglect to the S.C. Department of Social Services or the local law enforcement agency.
How to Help Families During Social Distancing
Children’s Trust CEO Sue Williams addresses what it will take to support children, families and communities in our state as all of us face the many challenges presented by the coronavirus outbreak.