A strong support network is made up of those that surround you every day. The resources in the website are designed to help you start those conversations that maybe sometimes awkward, but necessary. The journey in life can be bumpy, but with a little support and knowing that you are not alone can make a significant impact in the lives you touch every day. Please take a look around to see if there is something that may support you. If you are looking for something else, please refer to ” Our Initiatives ” page for more information.
Does it scare you to see young kids vaping? If your child had a vape in their bag, would you recognize it? Does the work ‘vapor’ make you wonder if they are as dangerous as they are made out to be?
Parents of teens have had a lot of new challenges to face around addictive substances that we didn’t have as youth. Let us help you feel confident in helping your child make good choices.
Every stage of parenting can leave you feeling completely unsure of what you should be doing and how you should be doing it. If your teen is asking for permission to go to a party or they have been going for a while now, let us help guide you through some of the questions you need to ask your teen, and then ask them again and again, to make sure they have strategies and a plan to make choices you can both be okay with.
Awkward conversations. Things that make you cringe. Parenting styles that just don’t match with what you want for your kids. It’s just part of life. We are here to help support you feeling more confident to have some of the conversations.
What does Simple Connections Stronger Families look like? It’s okay for kids to freakout, when emotions run high and they’re dealing the only way they can. Help your child understand and express their emotions #scsf #shareyourstory We all cherish those first moments...
Do you have to ask your kids for help with computer stuff? Does that every make you nervous, not knowing what you don’t know. Yep, us too. We all need help understanding how the internet can be a great place and a scary one.
Just breath. Drop your shoulders. Relax your (well you know). Still looking for what works for you when things get to busy, to scary, to hectic or just too much? We are working on collecting all of our favourite ways to practice mindfulness. Check out what we have found so far.
Can you hardly remember a time when cannabis wasn’t legal or you are still in shock that it is? Either way, you may have questions about cannabis and how it affects you, your family or friends or the community. You will find links and resources that can answer questions you may have about cannabis here.
If you are more likely to do your own research on cannabis, ensure you are getting information from organizations that understand best practices and know what relationship the website may have to someone who financially benefits from the sale of cannabis.