See also the family topic in our CYS Infopedia.
Al-Anon and Alateen offer support for families and friends of alcoholics.
Center for Parent and Youth Understanding helps parents and young people deal with pop culture and the media blitz. Use Search mechanism to access full archive of articles.
Fuller Youth Institute working alongside frontline leaders, this Fuller Seminary affiliate provides resources and training for youth and family workers that are accessible, practical, and grounded in research.
The Fourth Turning Neil Howe and William Strauss are known for their research and books on the generational waves of adolescents (Gen X. Gen Y, etc.). Here you can get a quick review of all their research, books and thinking. Their message: the year 2005 will mark a great revolution from individualism to a new communal spirit led by youth. See what you think.
Ypulse CYS was founded on the premise that marketers know more about adolescents than parents or youth leaders. Here is a site sponsored by ScenarioDNA which tells you much more than other marketers reveal. “Ypulse provides daily news and commentary about GenY. See “Tweens,” “Christian Teen Media,” “Youth Media.” Browse the site to feel the pulse of teens and their interaction with advertising. You’ll sense the shaping of consumerist identities.