Parents are our children’s first and most influential teachers. Our instinct is to guide and protect them. As they grow and become more independent, kids face pressures, challenges, and situations that may put their health and safety at risk. As parents, we need to be prepared to help our children make good decisions, encourage them to be aware of their surroundings, and support them through difficulties. Please make use of the Parenting Tips and informative resources we have here to help you and your family.