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Diamond and Families First: A Story of Hope

December 6, 2017

Joy and Diamond share a message of hope this season.Joy is a home-based therapist at Families First....

Families First Family: Meet Meryum Syeda

December 2, 2017

Data, query language, systems, projects…This list sounds like the responsibility of a CIA operative,...

Are You Leaving Money on the Table that Could Go to Your Community?

November 10, 2017

There are ways to give cash donations to your favorite charitable organization without taking a penny...

Recognizing the Signs of Depression in Your Child

November 9, 2017

Moodiness, anger, social withdrawal—these could be signs of depression in your child, but they may just...

Lumina is Closing the Talent Gap…and You Can, Too

November 8, 2017

Families First is grateful for Indiana-based Lumina Foundation, which has been a strong supporter of...

10 Tips for Holiday Shopping on a Budget

November 1, 2017

If the thought of holiday shopping sends you into a stress-induced panic, you’re not alone. Shopping...

The World's Toughest Job

October 11, 2017

It’s often said that being a parent is the world’s toughest job. Children don’t come with instruction...

20 Fun and Educational Podcasts for Parents, Kids & Families

October 3, 2017

Podcasts are practically perfect in every way. You can listen in the car, on the way to school or during...

How to Create Healthy Homework and Study Habits With Your Kids

September 19, 2017

Helping your children develop healthy habits is one of the greatest gifts you can give as a parent. It...

The Power of NO! One Child's Story

August 29, 2017

The scourge of domestic violence knows no boundaries---it affects people of all ages, races, cultures...