Embrace Your Support Network
August 27, 2020
by Lori Hayungs, Human Sciences Specialist, Family Life
As human beings, we feel many emotions and the calling to be connected to one another. The connections give us a sense of security, safety and purpose. Parents will often tell how significant it is to have the love and support of others as they try to raise their children. Support can be identified in several ways, including extended family, workplace support, community resources and support of the co-parent and siblings.
Some families are on their own to raise and nurture because extended members are not local. Also, not all workplace...