Tips for enjoyable and safe outings

Every year in Canada, dozens of children get lost in public places. This experience is a harrowing one for both the parents and the child. It is so easy for both adults and children to become easily distracted by all the excitement and attractions and it only takes a...

Safety tips for the Holiday Season

With the holiday season just around the corner, many families will be busy making their shopping lists and checking them twice! We suggest that you leave young children at home with a trusted babysitter. However, if your child accompanies you to the mall and stores,...

Teaching Teens About Healthy Relationships

Setting boundaries is an important part of any relationship and help protect oneself against abuse. Our boundaries reflect our personal values and our self-understanding. Setting boundaries is all about respecting oneself and being respected by others. It is never too...

What Parents and Sitters Need to Know

  Whether you are returning to work or need a few hours to yourself, leaving your child under the care of someone new can be a daunting task for many parents. Following are some guidelines that can help parents when hiring a babysitter: Invite the sitter to a...