Annapolis Family Support Center (Program)
The Family Support Centers provide free, comprehensive services, either on-site or through referral, to families, targeting parents and their children from birth through age three.
Age groups: Infancy (<1), Adulthood (22+), Toddlerhood (1-3)
Childhood Brain & Spinal Cord Tumors: A Guide for Families, Friends & Caregivers -- by Tania Shaminski-Maher, Maria Sansalone, Patsy Cullen (Authors) (Book - Parent)
"For parents, there are few childhood diagnoses more frightening than a brain tumor. This is exactly the book to have in that situation. The latest entry in the excellent "Patient-Centered Guides"...
Age groups: Adolescence (13-21), Adulthood (22+)
You Will Dream New Dreams: Inspiring Personal Stories by Parents of Children With Disabilities -- by Stanley Klein (Author) (Book - Parent)
This emotionally supportive book is a collection of stories by parents of children with various disabilities
No Time to Say Goodbye : Surviving The Suicide Of A Loved One -- by Carla Fine (Author) (Book - Parent)
"... the suicide of a loved one is still an act most people are unable to talk about - or even to admit to their closest family and friends. This is just one of the many painful and paralyzing truths...
Age groups: Adulthood (22+)
How It Feels When Parents Divorce -- by Jill Krementz (Author) (Book - Child)
"In this immensely moving book, nineteen boys and girls, from seven to sixteen years old and from highly diverse backgrounds, share with us their deepest feelings about their parents' divorce. By...
Ages 4 years - 8 years.
Slow Down and Simplify: Easy Steps to Rediscovering Peace in Your Life -- by Beverly Stickle (Author) (Book - Child)
"A collection of short stories written to help children deal with problems and make good decisions." -Card Catalog Description
Ages 9 years - 12 years.
Our Family Meeting Book (Book - Parent)
Today's kids are busier than ever, and in many families, both parents work. Without time to deepen communication and strengthen family bonds, family relationships can become superficial and strained. ...
Age groups: Adulthood (22+)
Asperger Syndrome in Adolescence: Living with the Ups, the Downs and Things in Between -- by Lianne Willey, Luke Jackson (Authors) (Book)
"Editor Willey is a researcher specializing in the fields of psycholinguistics and learning style differences, and she also has Asperger syndrome. Addressing the need for information about adolescents...
Age groups: School Age (6-12), Toddlerhood (1-3), Adolescence (13-21), Preschool/Kindergarten (3-5)
Uncle Tom's Cabin -- by Harriet Beecher Stowe (Author) (Book)
"Although the American anti-slavery movement had existed at least as long as the nation itself, Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin (1852) galvanized public opinion as nothing had before. The book sold 10,000...
Age groups: Adulthood (22+), Adolescence (13-21)