Parenting Information

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Raising Happy, Healthy Kids


Why Do they act the way they, and what can I do about it?
Written by: Denise Hodges


Win-Win Discipline
It doesn’t have to hurt.
Written by: Denise Hodges


Build Self-Esteem
Kids who feel better about themselves make better choices.
Written by: Denise Hodges


Stressed Out?
Easy ways to reduce family stress.
Written by: Denise Hodges


Expressing Feelings
Yours and theirs.
Written by: Denise Hodges


It’s OK. It’s what you do with it that counts.
Written by: Denise Hodges


Talking to Kids
And get them to talk to you.
Written by: Denise Hodges


Sex, Drugs, & Alcohol
What parents can do to help their kids make good choices.
Written by: Michele Tryon


Early Adolescence
How does a parent cope?
Written by: Fran Trapanick


County Parenting Classes 
Developmental Milestones
Parenting Questions Answered






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The HCHN has been in existence since 1990. Its membership has continuously expanded and has served as an effective forum for Herkimer County providers to identify, discuss, and resolve health and social service issues and concerns. As a direct result of grants by the New York State Department of Health: Office of Rural Health, the Network significantly increased levels of coordination and collaboration among health and social service providers.

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