For Parents and Guardians
For Parents & Guardians
Healthy Conversations Dinners
Healthy Conversations is an interactive workshop featuring an evening of guided conversations with parents and their teens about healthy decision-making and avoiding risky behaviors. Dinner, childcare and interpretation are provided. This workshop is presented with ACPS Family and Community Engagement Center, Stop Child Abuse Now, Substance Prevention Coalition of Alexandria and ACAP. For more information, contact Elizabeth "Maggie" Ryan at Elizabeth.Ryan@alexandriava.gov
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Other Parent & Guardian Resources
- Planned Parenthood for Parents
- Talking about Sex: FamilyEducation.com
- Kids Health for Parents
- Real Life, Real Talk
- Talk with Your Kids
- PFLAG (Parents, Families, and Friends of Lesbians and Gays) | Metro DC PFLAG | Email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org for information on local chapters and support groups
- Helping Families Support Their Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Children - A brief by Dr. Caitlin Ryan, Director of The Family Acceptance Project
Sex Education at Home
Check out these resources compiled by SIECUS: Sex Ed For Social Change for a one-stop shop to help bring sex education into your home.
Starting conversations about consensual sex and effective birth control has the power to change EVERYTHING. These tips from Power to Decide will help you continue being a champion to the young people in your life.