Family Life

Featured: Study: Child’s mental health risk has no impact on storage of guns in the home

A child’s risk of self-harm neither affects the likelihood a parent will have a gun in the home, nor if the gun is stored safely.

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Boys Town offers tips for parenting in the aftermath of a school shooting

It's impossible to shield kids from the realities of life. Read More →

‘Stop yelling, start connecting’ FREE presentation for parents

The author of the bestselling parenting book, Peaceful Parent, Happy Kids, comes to Central PA for a free public presentation to help parents break our yelling habits. Read More →

New ‘Know When. Know How’ campaign seeks to prevent underage drinking

The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board has unveiled a new public awareness campaign to prevent underage drinking. Read More →

New safety standard set for children’s chairs

Between January 2003 and August 2017, CPSC received a total of 153 reports of incidents, including 105 injuries, related to children’s folding chairs and stools. Read More →

Top 10 New Year’s resolutions for consumers for 2018

Take time to change or reset all your passwords. Read More →

Find-It Guide 2016

Central Penn Parent produces a variety of supplements throughout the year, that are of special interest to parents. To browse our supplements online please follow the link below...

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National Stepfamily Day: Stepparents and stepchildren share their wisdom

"Love your step child. Time is how a child measures love." Read More →

New mobile app educates parents on teen dating issues

The Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence provides a new resource for parents of teens and preteens. Read More →

Stocking up: Plant more than you can eat? Preserve it!

Pass the grocery store shelves and preserve your fruits and vegetables instead. Read More →

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