Parenting & Early Childhood Development

Parenting is rewarding but can also be very challenging and demanding. Although there isn’t a rule-book or a one-size fits all method to parenting, with the right resources and tools, parenting can become much easier. Here, you will find resources to help you along your journey as a parent and ensure that you are providing your children with a healthy, positive, family experience. 

 PARENTING TIPS/SUPPORT

     http://circleofparents.org/

     (Circle of Parents)

 

     http://www.pfcfoothills.org 

     (Partnership for Children of the Foothills)

 

     https://www.healthyfamiliesamerica.org

     (Healthy Families)

 

     https://www.triplep-parenting.com/

     (Triple P- Positive Parenting Program)

 

 FREE BOOKS/LEARNING

     https://imaginationlibrary.com/

     (Dolly Parton Imagination

 

     https://www.getepic.com/

     (Epic!)

 

     http://freekidsbooks.org/

     (Free Kids Books)

 

 CARING FOR AN INFANT

     https://kidshealth.org/en/parents/guide-parents.html

     (Kids Health- A Guide for First Time Parents)

 

     Low Cost Car Seats- (828) 245-2111

     (Forest City Fire Department)

 

     https://www.hh4life.org/

     (Hands of Hope Pregnancy Center)

 

     https://www.babysleep.com

     (Sleep Advice for Parents)

 

 

 PARENTING TEENS

     https://www.parenteenconnect.org/

     (Parent Teen Connect)

 

     https://www.triplep-parenting.com 

     (Triple P- Parenting Teens)

 

     https://stepsproactiveparenting.com

     (STEPS Proactive Parenting)

 

     https://kidshealth.org/en/parents/adolescence.html

     (Kids Health-Teens)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Small child at Child Advocacy Center

      CHILDCARE IN RUTHERFORD COUNTY, NC

          Learning Tree                                         (828) 247-4979

          Choice Care Playschool                        (828) 375-0156

          The Little Red School                            (828) 245-7556

          Carver Center                                          (828) 286-3901

          Kids R Us                                                  (828) 286-9979

          U & I Childcare Center                           (828) 245-0800

          Children’s Development Center         (828) 247-9959

          Kids Zone Christian Childcare             (828) 245-0636

          Sunshine House                                      (828) 245-4888

          Kids at Play Childcare Center              (828) 453-0809

          Crestview Baptist Preschool                (828) 245-1924

          Westwood Play and Learn                    (828) 287-5888

          Kids Kingdom Preschool                       (828) 453-8999

          Tots Learning Center                              (828) 287-3704

 

          CHILDCARE VOUCHERS                        (828) 287-6268