For the past several years in the United States, there have been more than 800 000 divorces and parent separations annually, with over 1 million children affected. (https://www.cdc.gov/). Children and their parents may experience emotional trauma before, during, and after a separation or divorce.
Social service agencies, mental health centers, family counselors and groups for divorced people and single parents as well as books, articles and videotapes for both parents and children are all helpful.
Peaceful CoParenting is a free messaging tool for co-parents that creates harmony by giving users the ability to set boundaries around communication while maintaining the flow of information about child-related matters.
Thousands of do-it-yourself products, including legal forms, online documents, books and ebooks, and software along with attorney recommendations and helpful articles.
Information from American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). Provides programs and activities and child health resources backed by scientific research.
Connecting military family service providers and Cooperative Extension through online professional development
Online co-parenting/divorce classes may be a court-ordered requirement prior to mediation or divorce but are also helpful for those interested in improving personal skills and growing as a parent. Classes are intended to focus on your children and help them successfully transition during your divorce or separation.
Cerebral palsy is a disability caused by brain damage that restricts normal movement and coordination. Each year, 10,000 children in the U.S. are diagnosed with cerebral palsy. Cerebral Palsy Guide provides free educational materials, financial options, and support to help those affected by this condition.
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