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Conflict Resolution Strategies

Thank you to Jasmine Sauls for attending one of our Life Education Groups  in Antioch and coaching us on Conflict Resolution. 10 Strategies for Conflict Resolution: 1)      When angry, separate yourself to cool down 2)      Attack the problem, NOT the person 3)      Focus on the issue/problem, NOT how you feel about it 4)      Accept opinions […]

Infant/Toddler CPR Prevention

Thank you to the Antioch Fire and Rescue Department for visiting the Antioch Office to give us some tips on Infant/Toddler CPR prevention. Infant Toddler CPR – The key is PREVENTION!  Keep your child safe so you don’t need to perform CPR.  Here are some suggestions: Don’t leave small objects laying around to choke on. […]

Pregnancy-Related Services

Pregnant or think you may be pregnant? Are you concerned about how you will care for yourself and your baby? Kindred Life Ministries partners with the following local pregnancy centers that understand what you may need when you face an unplanned pregnancy. If you would like safe, confidential pregnancy-related services please contact the center in your […]

Play Dough Recipe

Our Wheeling office had fun making Play Dough last week!  The recipe is below: 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 Cups Flour 1 TBSP Alum 1-2 Envelopes of Koolaid 1/2 C Salt 3 TBSP Vegetable Oil 2 Cups boiling water Mix 2 1/2 cups of flour with other dry ingredients.  Add oil and boiling water and […]

Should I Bring My Baby to a Job Interview

Maybe this has happened to you.  You’ve filled out a job application and the manager calls you in for an interview.  While you’re excited about the job opportunity, you don’t know what you should do with your baby.  Should you bring him with you to the interview or should you leave him home with a […]

Should My Family Provide Childcare?

In the last 20 years, some of the teen moms we worked with were told by family members that they would provide childcare once the young mothers returned to school.  However, after a few weeks, the family members began realizing how much responsibility it was to watch a child every day, 5 days a week, […]

Childcare Resources

One of the top reasons teenage mothers do not finish their high school education is they lack the financial resources to pay for the needed childcare.  Providing financial assistance for childcare is one of the many services Kindred Life Ministries offers the young mothers participating in its program. If you’re a teenage mother in an […]

A Healthier You

Maybe you’ve found yourself sitting around the house, wearing the same clothes day after day.  It seems like one day melts into another now that your baby’s born and home with you.  You spend your day, feeding your child, changing its diapers and trying to get him to sleep.  Every now and then you get […]