Focus on the Family Parenting Ministry
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Immediate Parenting Help
Quick Answers When You Need Them Most
You aren't an 8-to-5 parent. That's why we have answers to common parenting questions 24/7 at focusonthefamily.com/faq. Whether you need answers on disciplining a difficult teen or calming a fussy baby, you can search our online help day or night.
Practical Parenting Tips and Foundations
If you're looking for wisdom to parent children in today's culture, our article collections are available at focusonthefamily.com/parenting. From having a newborn to the end of your teen's years at home, you'll find practical advice on discipline, spiritual growth, sibling rivalry, schooling, adoption and more — as well as articles and insights from some of today's top parenting experts. Use the navigation toolbar on the left to take a look at topical groupings and article collections.
Confidential Support From a Trusted Friend
It's not always easy. When life's storms seem overwhelming, call us. Our team of licensed counselors is passionate about listening to you, praying with you and helping you find hope in the most difficult times. We can even connect you with a respected counselor in your local area. Just call for a free consultation. We'll do our best to return your call within 24 hours.
Thriving Kids Roadmap
Your Personalized Plan for Raising Thriving Kids
This parenting and family tool shows you the areas of strengths and challenges in your own family by identifying the Assets (essential building blocks for success) that your kids have. With this online questionnaire, a customized Family Action Plan and resources, you can focus on those things that will make the most difference in the lives of your children and teens. Get your personalized parenting plan!
Thriving Family Magazine
Encouraging Parents and Enriching Marriages
Thriving Family is Focus on the Family's new 60-page bimonthly magazine with practical, highly relevant marriage and parenting content. Every issue of Thriving Family offers helpful tools for teaching faith concepts to your children, parenting tips for every age and stage, timeless wisdom from trusted experts and more. Subscribe for free! For the online counterpart to the magazine, visit ThrivingFamily.com.
Focus on the Family E-newsletter
Family Content Delivered Weekly
Get fresh, relevant parenting and marriage content from Focus on the Family delivered to your inbox weekly. The Focus on the Family e-newsletter also features the ever popular Plugged In movie review and keeps you up to date on upcoming events and broadcast schedules.
Focus on the Family Broadcasts
Time-Tested Wisdom for Real-Life Needs
The same trusted wisdom that has encouraged and strengthened families for more than 30 years is now even more accessible. Whether you're looking for a daily dose of inspiration or practical tips on parenting, you'll love our broadcasts. Listen on the radio, online or by podcast.