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Todays Girls Hero

Raising girls to be happy, healthy, and successful is simpler than ever with help from Girl Scouts. As the largest leadership development organization for girls in the United States, we're proud to be a thought leader for all parents raising up the next generation of girls and young women. From knowing how much to help with her homework to navigating sensitive issues in the news with your family, we've got everything you need to raise girls with confidence. 


Help Her Be Happy and Healthy

When it comes to your girl, your top priorities are likely making sure she's safe, healthy, and has the opportunity to experience all the fun life has to offer. That's why we rounded up the best parenting advice on everything from building her confidence and making friends to eating right and handling bullying. With these tips and tricks, you can take the worry out of parenting and let the fun back in!



United Way 211

United Way 211 is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. English and Spanish languages are readily available.

Girls Speak Out About Mental Health

Valerie's House

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MISSION: To help children and families work through the loss of a loved one together and go on to live fulfilling lives. Our vision is that no child grieves alone.

Valerie's House provides services to families in Collier, Lee, Hendry, Glades, Charlotte, and Sarasota Counties.

Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Intervention
If in a mental health crisis:
Resources for Seeking Mental Health Care or Services
Organizations Dedicated to the Prevention of Suicide