Call 12 for Action Parent Guide

  • Parent Guide: Suicide Prevention
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    Parent Guide: Suicide Prevention

    According to the Centers for Disease Control, an average of 105 people commit suicide each day, with thousands more attempting to take their lives. In 2010, it was the 10th leading cause of death for all age groups and the third leading cause of death among persons aged 15-24 years.

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  • Parent Guide: Teens & Sexting
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    Parent Guide: Teens & Sexting

    Digital Dangers: Apps & Sexting

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  • Parent Guide: Teens & Prescription Drugs
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    Parent Guide: Teens & Prescription Drugs

    How to spot the signs of abuse, how to get help and prevention tips from the Mayo Clinic

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  • Parent Guide: Preventing Sextortion
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    Parent Guide: Preventing Sextortion

    According to the FBI, sextortion is a criminal act that occurs when someone demands something of value, typically images of a sexual nature, sexual favors, or money, from a person.

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  • Parent Guide: Finding a Daycare
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    Parent Guide: Finding a Daycare

    Choosing a child care provider is one of the most important decisions a parent can make. Here are some steps to follow from the National Association of Child Care Resource and Referral Agencies.

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  • Parent Guide: Signs of Drug Abuse
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    Parent Guide: Signs of Drug Abuse

    A look at some of the most commonly-abused drugs, as identified by the Partnership for a Drug Free America.

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  • Parent Guide: Teen Independence
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    Parent Guide: Teen Independence

    Expert advice from the Mayo Clinic on guiding your child through teenage years.

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  • Parent Guide: Teen Job Hunt
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    Parent Guide: Teen Job Hunt

    Guide your child through their job hunt with advice from career & child experts.

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  • Parent Guide: Preventing furniture tip-overs
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    Parent Guide: Preventing furniture tip-overs

    It's no secret - children love to climb and the items in your home often serve as their own personal playground. But did you know furniture, televisions, and other appliances are just some of the potential hazards lurking in your home?

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  • Parent Guide: Preventing backover accidents
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    Parent Guide: Preventing backover accidents

    According to KidsAndCars.org, thousands of children are killed or seriously injured every year because a driver backing up didn't see them.

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  • Parent Guide: Bullying Prevention
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    Parent Guide: Bullying Prevention

    According to StopBullying.gov, bullying is unwanted, aggressive behavior among school aged children that involves a real or perceived power imbalance. The behavior is repeated, or has the potential to be repeated, over time. Both kids who are bullied and who bully others may have serious, lasting problems.

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  • Parent Guide: Back to School
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    Parent Guide: Back to School

    Before you know it, summer will be over and the kids will be headed back to school. It’s a hectic time of year for sure. But, with some preparation it can be a lot less stressful for you and your child.

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Providence
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Massachusetts
Accused cop killer arraigned in front of dozens of police officers
SE Mass
National foundation to payoff fallen Weymouth Sgt.'s family mortgage
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