Links to Helpful Resources On-line

ADHD - Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

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CHADD - Children & Adults with Attention Deficit Disorder
Website for National CHADD organization (Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Disorder). Excellent information, resources, articles, books, and links to related sites for parents, children, teens and adults living with ADHD.
ADDitude Magazine
Website for ADDitude magazine that offers parents, children, adults and teachers a variety of articles on living and succeeding with ADHD. Links to other related sites.
ADDWarehouse catalogue
Excellent informational, resource, book, video and service website for parents, children and adults living with ADHD - Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder.

Character Education

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Character Counts, 6 Pillars of Character
6 Pillars of Character: Trustworthiness, Respect, Responsibility, Fairness, Caring, Citizenship information for encouraging positive character traits in children.

Child Behavior Management / Parenting

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Love and Logic Parenting Info
A useful site for parents to obtain parenting information and resources.
Positive Discipline Parenting
Positive Discipline parenting techniques, resources and information to parent your child(ren) in more positive and supportive ways.
Keeping Kids Healthy
A pediatrician's guide to keeping your school-aged child healthy and safe.
Chick Moorman Parent Talk

Domestic Violence Resources

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First Step, 24 hour Domestic Violence Hotline
Information on local, Wayne County Domestic Violence Emergency Hotline to find out about services for women and children.
Michigan Domestic Violence Crisis and Support Resources
State of Michigan AARDVARC = Abuse, Rape, Domestic Violence Aid and Resources that offers information and links to resources on Abuse, Sexual Violence, Stalking, Find a Lawyer, Find Counseling, Victim's Rights, etc...
Michigan/Wayne County Assistance Programs
Website for assistance programs in Michigan and Wayne County.
Wayne County Child and Family Services, Domestic Violence Resources
Wayne County Child and Family Services' Youth and Family Resource Directory provides links to resources for dealing with Domestic Violence. These resources include: 24 hour Crisis Center, Counseling Services, Rape Counseling, Traveler's Aid, Child Abuse, emergency shelter, etc...

Food/Clothing Assistance

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Julie's List for Resources
Julie's list is a wonderful site that can connect you with a wide assortment of resources - low cost medical/dental/prescription care; rent/mortgage/utilities help; services for disabled/senior citizens; kids' camps; Learning Disability resources and many more.

Internet Safety

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CSI - Michigan Cyber Safety Initiative
This is the State of Michigan Attorney General's website to help parents and children learn how to be safe when on the internet.

Medical/Health Assistance and Resources

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Julie's List for Resources
Julie's list is a wonderful site that can connect you with a wide assortment of resources - low cost medical/dental/prescription care; rent/mortgage/utilities help; services for disabled/senior citizens; kids' camps; Learning Disability resources and many more.

State, County and Local Resources

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Julie's List for Resources
Julie's list is a wonderful site that can connect you with a wide assortment of resources - low cost medical/dental/prescription care; rent/mortgage/utilities help; services for disabled/senior citizens; kids' camps; Learning Disability resources and many more.
Michigan Department of Human Services
State of Michigan Department of Human Services' website that links parents, families, children and individuals to a variety of informative resources; including financial, insurance, medical/health, MIChild insurance, utility assistance, county offices, job training, etc... *Look for "Quick Links" tab
Wayne County Department of Human Services
Wayne County, Michigan