The Ohio Children's Trust Fund offers classes, articles, and events for parents to help you reduce stress and strengthen family bonds.
Our COVID-19 Resources section contains helpful parenting information for these challenging times.
Articles for Parents
Find educational and informational articles about topics related to parenting.
Managing Back to School Anxiety
For some children, the new school year can bring on anxiety that can disrupt their ability to focus and be successful in the classroom. Dr. Kynetta McFarlane offers tips of helping your children cope.
Why Learning About Parenting is Good For Everyone
No one is automatically an expert at parenting. There is always something new to learn.
Kid Friendly Recipes
Healthy and fun recipes that kids will love.
Healthy Pregnancy Equals Healthy Children
Learn more about the steps you can take to support your baby's development during pregnancy.
Resilient Parents Raise Resilient Children
Manage your stress, build your resilience and be a good role model to your child.
Trick or Treat Safety
Keep the children in your care safe during this year's trick-or-treat fun
You Don’t Have to Parent How You Were Parented
Just because your parents did things one way doesn't mean you have to. It's OK to parent differently than your parents.
Four Ways To Ease Separation Anxiety As We Return To A “New Normal”
As the COVID-19 quarantine continues to lift, many families now face another transition with parents returning to work and children returning to day care centers, camps, and other summer plans.
At Home Activities for Kids
Activities to keep the children in your care busy, using common household items.
Questions about COVID-19?
The Ohio Department of Health offers online information updated daily or call them at 1-833-4ASKODH
Knowing When Your Child is Ready to Stay Home Alone
Tips and resources to help parents and caregivers know when the children in their care are ready to safely stay at home alone.
Learn the Risks
Learn how to recognize the signs of child abuse and neglect as well as how to make a positive impact on families.
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