New Parents Network

The following is a list of all the articles we have collected

What to do if your child disappears

Information from the Klaas Kids Foundation

Many Missing Child Websites warehouse flyers of the missing: descriptive text surrounding haunted little faces that stare imploringly into a future that might never arrive. If you seek this kind of information or need to create a missing child flyer log onto our sister website Beyond Missing. The ideas and strategies laid forth in this workbook are for the extreme cases where it is confirmed or highly likely that a predatory abduction has occurred or there is evidence that the child is in immediate danger of serious bodily harm or death.

Help for single mothers

Welcome to our website where you will find helpful tools to help you get started in your search for help. Whether you are looking for housing, education, section 8, food stamps, coupons, or other financial help our website has guides and tools to help you through the process.

Save water at home

Tucson residents are world-class water savers. Our combined average daily residential and non-residential water consumption (known as "per capita" water consumptionŸ??gallons per capita per day, or gpcd) is generally 160 gallons. That's far below the average rates in other parts of Arizona and the western United States.

The Skin Cancer Foundation

Since its founding in 1979, The Skin Cancer Foundation has set the standard for educating the public and the medical profession about skin cancer, its prevention by means of sun protection, the need for early detection, and prompt, effective treatment. It is the only international organization devoted solely to combating the world's most common cancer, now occurring at epidemic levels.

Ways to prevent tooth decay in babies - one example, don't "clean" your child's pacifier with your saliva

Tooth decay is actually an infectious disease that is transmitted from caregiver to child between the ages of 6 and 36 months of age. A bacteria called mutans streptococci is mainly responsible. Babies are born without this bacteria but become infected through intimate contact (sharing utensils, etc.) with caregivers (usually mothers). Ways to prevent tooth decay in young children: * Do not share utensils (spoons, straws, etc.) with your child.

Teach your children to NOT use an elevator during a fire, and other tips of safety for tornadoes, earthquakes, tsunamis, and flooding

Why can't I use the elevator instead of the stairs during a fire alarm? It isn't appropriate to use an elevator during a fire or similar building emergency. Elevators are designed to be recalled to a floor, usually the lobby, during alarm conditions. In unusual circumstances, an elevator malfunction might cause the elevator to travel to the fire floor, thus exposing the occupants to the fire.