Helpful Resources for Youth and Children
Local and National organizations
Peaceful Family Solutions
Peaceful Family Solutions provides pro-active, faith-based services for children whose families are affected by addiction and separation, including services for their grandparents and kinship families.
Our prevention and healing programs provide the children of addicts with the self-care tools and education necessary to break the destructive cycle of addiction.
Peaceful Family Solutions extends services to grandparents and kinship families, with tailored programs and counseling to help the new family dynamic be successful and harmonious.
Sesame Street for Military Families
Since 2003, MindUP, the signature program of the Goldie Hawn Foundation, has been helping children develop the mental fitness necessary to thrive in school, work and life. The Goldie Hawn Foundation is a not-for-profit created in response to childhood aggression, anxiety, depression and suicide. Based firmly in neuroscience, MindUP gives children the knowledge and tools they need to manage stress, regulate emotions and face the challenges of the 21st with resilience. To date (as of 2018), MindUP has trained over 150,000 teachers in 12 countries and impacted over 6 million children.
Military Kids Connect
Resources for military children and their parents.