Info for Parents and Families
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Tips for being an effective mentor
A mentor is a caring, responsible adult or peer who provides access to people, places,
and things outside the mentee’s routine environment.
Tips to support girls’ rights through talking and listening
Each of us can help girls realize their rights and abilities so they can grow up strong, smart and bold.
Ways for adults to help girls achieve
Girls have told us they recognize outmoded gender stereotypes that limit their rights and they are ready for change.
Tips for answering your child’s questions about sexuality
She’s asked you a question about sexuality. Now, what do you say? Here are a few tips to help out.
Tips for raising financially savvy girls
Decide together how much to spend right away and how much to save for later. Set short- and long-term saving goals.
Tips for talking to teens about healthy relationships
Think about your own values, feelings, and expectations of relationships first and
then share what works with the teen in your life.
Signs of relationship violence for
It’s important to talk with girls about the difference between healthy and unhealthy
relationships and their right to be respected and safe.