Family Resources

The following websites have resources for employees and families.

US Administration for Children and Families: family assistance, child support, child care, Head Start, child welfare, other support
http://www.acf.hhs.gov/index.html

US Dept. of Labor: Family Medical Leave Act Information
http://www.dol.gov/dol/topic/benefits-leave/fmla.htm

US Dept. of Health and Human Services
http://www.healthfinder.gov/

Family Caregiving Resources: Comprehensive list of resources and organizations that help with caregiving for young and old
http://www.nfcacares.org/caregiving_resources/

Resources for Parents

U.S. Government Child Care Information
http://www.childcare.gov/xhtml/links/g_1/index.html

HealthyChildren (American Acadamy of Pediatrics)
http://www.healthychildren.org/English/Pages/default.aspx

Website for Working Moms
http://www.bluesuitmom.com/career/balance/

Mental Health Tools for Families
http://www.brightfutures.org/mentalhealth/pdf/tools.html#families

Other Resources

Children of Aging Parents
http://www.caps4caregivers.org/

Friend's Health Connection: Connects people with similar health challenges
http://www.48friend.org/

Catalyst for Women and Business
http://www.catalystwomen.org/

Take Back Your Time
http://www.timeday.org/

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