RESOURCES FOR YOU
CHILDREN AND MEDIA
Screen Time, Marketing and Children....
Children are exposed to a tremendous amount of violence and sexualization in their environment. Additionally, children are spending an increasing amount of time in front of screens-whether it be a television, computer, smart phone or tablet! The American Academy of Pediatrics has recommended some pretty clear guidelines on screen time for young children and have developed some excellent resources for developing a media plan for your family.
Below are some additional resources from Campaign for a Commercial Free Childhood:
Want to learn more about brain development, building resiliency or the impact of toxic stress on young children? Visit our Adverse Childhood Experiences page for loads of resources-from articles to video it is chock full of things for you!
Learn about building strong families and how we are working to build resiliency in children and families.
Books are incredibly powerful tools and an important part of your child's development. We have created several book lists for caregivers to refer to for their young children.