RESOURCES

 

We have found great local businesses dedicated to helping build stronger families.

 

 

Parent Resources  

                                 

Childcare Options

 

Educational fun for your kids

 

Additional Community Resources

 

 

Parent Resources

 

Locally owned and operated, we are part of your community, here to serve your family.

Work/Life strategies to be successful & fulfilled.

We offer guidance to empower families for the lifelong success of each child.

Helping ADHD teens reach their full academic potential.

At The Core can assist any student needing help determining their strengths, a possible major, or a potential career.

Connecting single parents to each other and to community resources.

Kids First Parent Advocacy, llc
Martha Pitchford is trained to help parents get the special education services their child needs.

 

mpitchfo@columbus.rr.com 
614-562-3361

Be consistent, be strong, be the parent.

Dedicated to helping kids, by providing comprehensive speech and language services.

FPN offers podcasts 5 times a week that help us deal with the difficult issues in parenting.

What’s going on around Columbus

 

What makes Worthington great…

What’s happenin’ NW Columbus…

Kids and Columbus…what’s happenin’?

Local things for kids to do.

Childcare Options

 

Enjoy a latte while your children are in a safe, clean and SUPERVISED play area.

The premier solution for stay at home parents: Hourly drop-in childcare

Providing sitters in Columbus, Ohio and the surrounding suburbs.

Parenting Blogs We Follow

 

Momastry -Stepping back, Slowing Down and Focusing Up.


What do you do dear? …living with spina bifida


Good enough mother -Imperfection is the new black


Single Dad Laughing

An Inch of Gray -A mom ponders parenting, faith, frustration, adventures in dumpster diving and her roots.


Our story begins -The new start, a new road, where our story begins.


Spilled milk & other atrocities

Educational fun for your kids!

 

Instrument lessons: guitar, piano,bass, ukulele

WeJoySing is the home of exciting and fun early childhood music.

 

Additional Community Resources

 

Natasha Faye Photography- Great eye, fun personality and easy work with.

We offer home health care provided by certified, caring specialists. Our Philosophy is simple. CONTINUITY EQUALS STABILITY.

Books We Recommend

 
  • Closing the Gap: A Strategy For Bringing Parents And Teens Together (2001) by Jay McGraw 

  • Simplicity Parenting by Lisa M. Ross, Kim John Payne

  • Girls Without Limits: Helping Girls Achieve Healthy Relationships, Academic Success, and Interpersonal Strength by Lisa M. Hinkelman 

  • Are We Having Fun Yet?: The 16 Secrets of Happy Parenting (1997) by Kay Willis

  • The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Families by Stephen R. Covey

  • The Happiest Mom: 10 Secrets to Enjoying Motherhood by Meagan Francis

  • The Curse of the Good Girl: Raising Authentic Girls With Courage and Confidence (2009) by Rachel Simmons 

  • The Teen's Guide to World Domination: Advice on Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Awesomeness (2010) by Josh Shipp

  • Look In My Mirror by Javier Sanchez 

  • How to Hug a Porcupine: Negotiating the Prickly Points of the Tween Years by Julie A. Ross

  • How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk (1980) by Adele Faber

  • Life Strategies for Teens (2001) by Jay McGraw

  • Odd Girl Out: The Hidden Culture of Aggression in Girls by Rachel Simmons