Family Changes

Families should be our safe havens, the place we can count on for love, comfort and support. Yet, families are dynamic and ever changing—and, yes, there are ups and downs. When changes happen in your family, you may need some resources to help you cope. Here are a few:

Help kids deal with death

Bringing home a new baby to older brothers and sisters

When the second baby is born

When a parent goes to war

Helping your kids deal with divorce

When your teen is having a baby

Family Support

Teen Parenting

Parenting: It's A Life

Iowa Fathers

DHS Resources for Fathers