Development and Health
Stages of development from birth to five years; developmental milestones, health issues and problems, care and nutrition for each stage, parenting skills, and safety.
Physical and mental health and development, pregnancy, nutrition, parenting, diseases, first aid and more, with links to numerous related websites.
U.S. Dept. of Health & Human Resources
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services offers information on family issues such as adoption, child support, and domestic violence, with links to the Administration for Children and Families programs.
Pennsylvania Home Education Network
PHEN is a grassroots organization committed to providing information and resources regarding homeschooling legislation, events such as group field trips and seminars, as well as guidance and support for parents educating their children at home. New site coming.
DELCO Homeschool Group
This group is for homeschoolers in Delaware County (and those considering homeschooling) to post information about upcoming events, opportunities, and concerns in our area. The group is open to all homeschoolers, regardless of educational philosophy/method, age of children, or religious beliefs.
Schools and Education
U.S. Department of Education
Tips on preparing your child for school, finding schools and childcare, encouraging academic success, special needs, and college and links to government and other websites.
Comparison of public, private and charter schools, k-12 in all fifty states. Includes tips on finding the right school for your child, school profiles and performance records and detailed information about each school.