Internet Resources

                    Internet resources provided by Farnsworth Middle School Counseling Center Staff

 


Got your Shots? Immunization Information


Parenting Today’s Teens can be an overwhelming task.  This site offers articles, Q & A’s, discussion areas and e-mail support for parents on all sorts of topics.

www.parentingteensonline.com


Need some information on Children’s Health?  This site contains information from the American Academy of pediatrics and other leading medical groups.  The teen section covers a variety of tpics such as acne, sleep patterns, and behavior.


www.healthychildren.org

 

Are you looking for information on Government Benefits?  This site provides one-stop information on more than 1,000 government benefit programs, including programs specific to each state.  It covers programs for housing, food, healthcare, social security, scholarships, and more.

www.GovBenefits.gov

 

Are you worried about your children's safety as they use the internet? Here are two sites that offer information and suggestions on Internet Safety.

Internet Safety

FBI


Your source for FREE information about the latest science-based drug abuse publications and want to know the science behind drug abuse.

www.teens.drugabuse.gov


We hear more and more about the use of drugs by our youth. Here is a great site for any member of the family looking for articles, statistics or general information on Drugs and Youth.

www.drugfreeamerica.org


This Tobacco Information and Prevention Source (TIPS) site has tobacco facts, sports initiatives, how-to-quit tips, celebrity messages, campaign and event listings, and links to other sources for more information.

www.cdc.gov/tobacco/youth


Looking for a place to get some help with HOMEWORK?

Discovery Education-Homework Help Home


Looking for information or resources on PARENTING?

Parenting Help - Free Tips, Advice, Resources And Guidance - Parenting.org


Concerned about the music your child is listening to? Find out more about the PARENTAL ADVISORY LABEL at this site.

www.RIAA.com


Looking for resources that are a little closer to home? The FAMILY RESOURCE CENTER is located at 2508 S.8th Street in Sheboygan. You can find out all about what they have to offer at their site.

www.frc-sc.org


Facts for Families - Concise and up-to-date information on issues that affect children and their families. For a complete list of topics click on the keyword link.

Facts for Families | American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry


Ideas for discipline at home and school.

Discipline Help: You Can Handle Them All


Help Keep Kids Safe

Prevent Child Abuse Wisconsin