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Subject Index: Family Issues | Internet Safety

Family Issues

./graphics/bulletblue.gif - 338 Bytes 4C's of Alameda County:
http://www.4c-alameda.org/
The Community Child Care Coordinating Council of Alameda County provids services to families, children and child care professionals. 4C’s provides child care Resource and Referral services in the cities of Castro Valley, Fremont, Hayward, Newark, San Leandro, San Lorenzo, and Union City. Site can be viewed in Spanish as well as English.
./graphics/bulletblue.gif - 338 Bytes American Camp Association:
http://find.acacamps.org/finding_a_camp.php
Excellent site for parents to use in finding an accredited camp for their children to attend. Also has all kinds of information about camps and camping including preparing to send your child to camp.
./graphics/bulletblue.gif - 338 Bytes A Place of Our Own:
http://www.aplaceofourown.org/index.php
Highlights of local and state resources for child care providers and the children in their care .
./graphics/bulletblue.gif - 338 Bytes Babycenter:
http://www.babycenter.com/
Dedicated to helping new/expectant parents find needed information, support and products.
./graphics/bulletblue.gif - 338 Bytes Common Sense Media:
http://www.commonsensemedia.org/index.php
A non-partisan, non-profit organization which gives parents, educators and kids a choice and a voice about the media they consume.
./graphics/bulletblue.gif - 338 Bytes FindCareNow.com:
http://www.findcarenow.com
Excellent source for locating child or elder care facilities nationwide.
./graphics/bulletblue.gif - 338 Bytes CTW Family Workshop:
http://www.ctw.org/
Children's Television Workshop - the home of Sesame Street online offers activities for parents and kids all in one place.
./graphics/bulletblue.gif - 338 Bytes KinderStart.com:
http://www.kinderstart.com/
The Web's largest index-directory of information about parenting, pregnancy, child development, health, education, learning activities and the wide range of issues related to children seven years and under.
./graphics/bulletblue.gif - 338 Bytes Parent Soup:
http://www.parentsoup.com/
From iVillage.com this site has information on many different topics for parents. Includes a place to ask for help from experts in health, education, counseling and more.
./graphics/bulletblue.gif - 338 Bytes Parentography:
http://www.parentography.com/
Parentography is an online community for parents who want honest advice, tools, tips and ideas for family excursions, whether they plan to travel across town or across the country! Parents can share stories, photos, excursion ideas, ratings and reviews on all sorts of family-friendly places and activities.
./graphics/bulletblue.gif - 338 Bytes U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prerel.html
You can find information on over 4,000 product recalls and recall alerts using the various searches on this page.
./graphics/bulletblue.gif - 338 Bytes Zero to Three:
http://www.zerotothree.org/
The nations leading resource on the first three years of life.

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Internet Safety

./graphics/bulletblue.gif - 338 Bytes BlogSafety.com:
http://www.blogsafety.com/
Teens, parents, teachers and adult bloggers go here to learn about the benefits of safe blogging.
./graphics/bulletblue.gif - 338 Bytes Child Safety on the Internet:
http://www.connectsafely.org/safety-tips-and-advice.html
Good information on searching the Internet safely.

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