LACONIA — The Family Resource Center of Central New Hampshire is again offering a free, "Active Parenting of Teens" program for families in the Lakes Region. "Active Parenting of Teens" will meet on Tuesdays, April 1, 8, 15, 29, & May 6, 13 from 6-8 p.m. and includes an optional dinner from 5:30-6 p.m.
This 6-week series is for parents of teens and pre-teens. The series provides parents with the guidance and support the need to turn the challenges of raising a teenager into opportunities. Topics include: methods of respectful discipline; skills for clear, honest communication, strategies to prevent risky behavior, how to be an encouraging parent, and insight on issues such as teens online, bullying and depression.