Focus on the Family

Focus on the Family Parenting Ministry

Get the parenting help and support you need from Focus on the Family

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 Whether you need answers on disciplining a difficult teen or calming a fussy baby, you can search our online help day or night.


Parenting Online

Practical Parenting Tips and Foundations
If you're looking for wisdom to parent children in today's culture, our article collections are available at 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 age groupings and article collections.


counselorsCounseling Resources

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 Family Magazine

Encouraging Parents and Enriching Marriages
Thriving Family is Focus on the Family's 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 now! For the online counterpart to the magazine, visit


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.


broadcastFocus 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.