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Monday

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February 2011

Parent Resources for New York Parents

by At-Risk.org Staff, on adult, new, new york, parent, parenting, parents, resource, resources, teen, teenage, teenagers, teens, york

Difficulty of parenting is getting higher all the time, so it is no wonder that parents from New York are in a constant search of resources that will help them raise the children properly. There are so many parent resources that are hard miss. Different resources leave you the choice of picking ones that are most suitable for you. Internet is a very good place to start. There are million…

Sunday

20

February 2011

Practical Parenting โ€“ Raising Teen Children in New York

by At-Risk.org Staff, on new, new york, parenting, parents, practical, raising, teen, teenagers, teens, troubled, york

Practical parenting takes time, and this will be your hardest task when raising children, as it is usually very hard to find time for those who live and work in New York. Still, parent must find a way to manage it, so they can teach their children good behavior. Well behaved child won’t become over night, and it takes a lot of modeling and learning. The more time…

Monday

14

February 2011

Teen Problems - Single Parents from New York Need Help

by At-Risk.org Staff, on mothers, new, new york, parents, problems, single, teen, teenage, york

Being a parent is a hard. Being a single parent: at least as twice as hard. While you have to play the roll of both mom and dad, you have also to fight financial problem with only one paycheck, instead of two. There is never enough time for your job, child or children, and finally, for yourself. Dating is much harder when you are single with kids. Still, some people,…

Thursday

10

February 2011

Teen Drug Abuse Programs in New York

by At-Risk.org Staff, on abuse, center, drug, new, new york, rehab, substance, teen, teenage, york

Today, drugs are very accessible, and many people get a chance to try it. Unfortunately, a lot of those who take that chance, do not just try it, but continue using it and very soon they find themselves depended of it. When abusers realize the problem, and want to stop, they often try to quit on their own. Without proper medical help and professional assistance, the result usually doesn’…

Wednesday

02

February 2011

The Statistics on Teenage Drug Abuse in New York

by At-Risk.org Staff, on abuse, drug, new, statistics, substance, teen, york

Parents may not realize just how available illicit drugs are to their children. They may not realize how young children are when they begin to experiment with alcohol and drugs. Statistics can be sobering, and can alert parents to the need to communicate with their children about the dangers of substance abuse and help them develop strategies to cope with peer pressure.   Based on the 2006 and 2007 National…