Parent Resources

File Divorce: A Parents' Guide for Supporting Children
What effect will divorce have on children in both the short and long term? Differing advice from experts in the field as well as “expert advice” in the media adds to parents’ anxiety about divorce.
File A Parents' Guide to Facebook
Welcome to our guidebook for parents! It’s designed to help you understand what Facebook is and how to use it safely. With it, you will be better informed and able to communicate with young Facebook users in your life. That's important because 1) if something goes wrong, we want our children to come to us and 2) as the Internet becomes increasingly social and mobile, a parent’s guidance and support are ever more key to young people’s well-being in social media and technology.
Image North Rockyview Circle of Supports
A comprehensive list of all the supports in North Rockyview
Healthy Canadians - My Food Guide
Make your own food guide allows you to select various food choices from the four food groups. It will compile the information you’ve selected and create your own personal food guide. Give it a try! This is a perfect way to keep track of the foods that you should eat to stay healthy.
Healthy Eating in RVS
Healthy Eating Initiative Rocky View Schools recognizes that healthy eating is an important part of growth and development and contributes to student learning. As such, RVS supports success in students by promoting healthy eating environments in all schools and by coordinating the efforts of people and resources within schools and across the jurisdiction.
Children's Link - Personalizing Resources for Students with Special Needs
The Children's Link Society is that "place to start". We are a non-profit, charitable organization and have been in operation since April 1, 1997. Our mission statement illustrates that, The Children's Link Society is known and valued for, providing resources, parent to parent connections and hope to families and professionals who care for and work with children and youth with special needs.
File UNDERSTANDING SELF-HARM: Parent Information Sheet
This resource is to help you better understand non-suicidal self-injury and how best speak to your child.
Aha! Parenting
What is Aha! Parenting? You know what an Aha! Moment is, right? With our child, it’s that lightning flash of insight, when suddenly we see things from another perspective, and everything has the potential to be different. This website has Aha! moments for parents of every age child, from pregnancy right through the teen years (AHA Parenting, 2016,
Helping Your Anxious Child (book)
This expanded and updated version of a best-selling classic guides readers to help a child overcome anxiety and fears. It describes in detail strategies and techniques they can combine into a comprehensive self-help program for a child's particular needs. From separation anxiety to general anxiety, social anxiety, specific phobia and panic disorder, Helping Your Anxious Child, Second Edition describes the common types of childhood anxiety, how anxiety originates, and options for dealing with the problem, with or without a therapist's help.
File Is Your Family Bored?
Is your family bored? Or, you want to make your family relationship stronger? Have a family fun night!! Here are some fun and exciting ideas to do as a family all year long.
Teen Mental Health Organization
Here you will find numerous resources, trainings programs, publications, tools and resources that can be applied across disciplines to enhance the understanding of adolescent mental health and mental disorders.
Kelly Bear
Many many resources to help parents with many different child related topics. To help parents in their efforts, this website offers a selection of Parenting Tips and Adult Guides. If you find the handouts helpful, you may want to view the award winning Kelly Bear Resources and the Children's Activities Leah created.
Social Media Safety Tips for Parents
A website with great information and tips for parents on how to keep their child safe on social media.
Mindful Parenting: How to Respond Instead of React
15 Things Kids or Teens Say That Could Mean ‘I’m Anxious’ – Where They Come From And How to Respond
File Stress in Children and Adolescents
Parent Information Sessions
Here you will find numerous sessions and workshops that parents can go to throughout the Rocky View area. Dates and Topics of sessions are continuously changing. Please check back on a regular basis.
Heathy Relationships
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