teens

Safety Tips When Leaving Your Child Home Alone

Remember the days when you couldn’t imagine what it would be like to have a moment to yourself, much less actually leaving the house...

Teens & Tweens: Navigating Difficult Conversations with Your Child

Sex. Drugs. Alcohol. Parties. Friendship. Social media. Do you hear these words and feel a small knot begin to form in your stomach? These...

Planet Fitness Invites Teens to Work Out Free All Summer

Planet Fitness, a chain of fitness centers, is inviting high schoolers ages 14 to 19 to work out for free at any Planet Fitness...

Tweens & Teens: Body Image Issues

In this world of social media, YouTube and streaming services, our tweens and teens are bombarded with images of what society values as beautiful....

Starting the Conversation: Anti-racism resources for teens

Discussions on racial inequities can be difficult. Many people struggle with these conversations, often having no idea where to start or what to say....

Your Teen’s First Summer Job

Sue Ellspermann’s first summer job was working in her family’s jewelry store when she was 14. Ellspermann — who is now the president of...

Prepare Your Child for the Real World

Prepare your child for the real world. When kids work during their Second Decade—the critical, formative years between the ages of ten and twenty—they...

How Autism Went To College With My Son

When graduation rolled around last June, my apprehension skyrocketed with how we were going to make college work for the twins, especially Reagan.  When...

Indy Parks and Recreation has hundreds of summer job opportunities

Indy Parks and Recreation is now hiring more than 400 seasonal positions including lifeguards, pool managers, day camp counselors, therapeutic camp counselors, and cashiers to...

Free Teen Driving Program Comes to Indianapolis

Ford Driving Skills for Life (DSFL), the hands-on safety training course for new drivers, is coming to Indianapolis October 24. More than 120 local teens will...

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