“Mom, I’m gay”
Two Hudson Valley mothers discuss how their lives changed for the better after their teenaged sons came out. Also: Tips for fellow parents, and local resources for parents of LGBT teens
Help with the tough stuff
Whether you have a preschooler questioning the logic of a stork delivering his baby sister or a teenager who wants to go on birth control, there are plenty of ways to make talking about sex with your kids a healthy, productive discussion. And Planned Parenthood Mid-Hudson Valley is here to help.
'Let's Talk' workshops in March
“Let’s Talk: Adolescent Development & Sexual Health” is a 90-minute workshop for parents/caregivers of youth of any age. Depending on the interest of the families registered, topics can range from what to expect at what age — birth to teenager, adolescent development, parent-child communication and techniques, risky behavior/trends, minor’s rights and reproductive health information for teens.