Dad’s BEST Tip for Bonding With Baby According to Baby Expert Dr. Sears

    Renowned pediatrician, author and father Dr. Williams Sears is here to talk to us about how parents can start that bond before the baby is even born and maintain that connection with their daily interactions with their baby. With over the 40 books, 8 children and a new grandbaby, Dr. Sears is talking … Read more…

4 Tips for Families with a Child with Autism & A Chance to Win $2,100 from Apple

Staying strong as a family unit is always a challenge – and it can be a little extra challenging when one of the family members is autistic. There are ways to strengthen your family unit. Dr. Patricia Wright, the Easter Seals National Director of Autism Services, spoke to Family First and offers these tips for families to … Read more…

Casa de la Madres

There are times in all our lives that we need the help of others, whether it is family, friends, or an agency. In today’s society, the Internet has become an excellent clearinghouse for information on where to go for the help that you or a loved one needs. As more and more agencies go online to provide help, it becomes easier and easier to find what you or your loved ones need.

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The Hole-in-the-Wall Gang Camp

Growing up is really tough on a child. It is even tougher on their parents (look at my gray hair, and you’ll see what I mean). But when a child develops a life-threatening illness, there are long periods of not so happy moments. Many of those moments are pain filled as treatments are given, medications administered, and rehabilitation undertaken. But the site we are visiting today is designed to help make those long periods more bearable.

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Stepfamily Association of America

Today’s FamSite is one that is about families. In today’s generation, it is not unusual to have step parentes or half-siblings. But a family is a family, as this site shows. The site is called Stepfamily Association of America. It is a national organization dedicated to providing support and guidance to families with children from … Read more…