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Changing the Gender Equality Conversation

March 26, 2018

Gender inequality can be a “hot button” in any conversational setting

2018 Indiana Legislative Wrap-Up: “The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly”

March 19, 2018

By Gail Rothrock, Chief Strategy OfficerEnding a legislative session that most describe as chaotic, the...

Technology Tools to stay current on public policy issues

March 8, 2018

By Anthony Maggard            Do you care about making policy changes...

4 Tips to Survive Daylight Savings Time with Your Kids

March 7, 2018

“Springing forward” in anticipation for those long summer nights might sound exciting, but

Families First Family: Meet Audrey Jarrett

February 8, 2018

Audrey Jarrett is the Parent Education Supervisor at Families First. A graduate of Youngstown State University,...

30 Tips for Involving Children in Housework

February 2, 2018

Getting everyone in the family involved in household chores is a win-win. It’s good for parents, because...

8 Free Summer Family Activities in Indianapolis

January 23, 2018

We have some fun, FREE ideas for things to do in Indianapolis this summer with your kids. Indy is bursting with low-cost entertainment for families, so it's time to start planning and making memories! Outdoors and indoors, you'll find something on this list that the whole family will love.

Encouraging Healthy Self Care Habits for Children

January 4, 2018

What are self care skills and why are they important for children to learn at an early age?

Families First Family: Meet Jonathan Mangano

December 22, 2017

Jonathan Mangano is a Domestic Violence Counselor at Families First. Originally from Minnesota, he is...

Families First Family: Meet Katie Butler

December 12, 2017

At Families First, we provide a wide array of substance abuse treatment and support services—from education...