The following is an organic, growing list of parenting resources. If you have any favorite books or websites you'd like to share with our community, please email Maureen Vargas here!
Parenting websites suggested by Glen Park parents:
Resources for Parents:
Parent Voices is a grassroots organization advocating for increased access to child care subsidies for low-income working families.
Free & Cheap Things to Do With Kids
SF Kids - free family adventures
Red Tricycle - free & cheap family adventures list for SF Bay Area
Free Printshop - lists of food pantries, free meals, etc.
Common Sense Media - https://www.commonsensemedia.org/
Volunteering With Kids:
SFFoodBank (register online ahead of time!)
Parenting books suggested by Glen Park parents:
How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk, by Adele Faber
Siblings Without Rivalry, How to Help Your Children Live Together So You Can Live Too, by Adele Faber
Peaceful Parent, Happy Kids: How to Stop Yelling and Start Connecting, by Laura Markham
Raising Your Spirited Child: A Guide for Parents Whose Child Is More Intense, Sensitive, Perceptive, Persistent, and Energetic, by Mary Sheedy Kurcinka