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Marais des Cygnes District

MdC District Paola Office

Miami County
913 N Pearl, Suite 1
Paola, KS 66071
913-294-4306
913-294-4301 fax
Office Hours:
8-4:30pm M-F

Kathy Goul, FCS Agent-
kgoul@ksu.edu
Karla Hightower, 4-H Agent -
khightow@ksu.edu
Katelyn Barthol, ANR Agent -
kbarth25@ksu.edu

linn office

Linn County
115 S. 6th St.
P.O. Box 160
Mound City, KS 66056
913-795-2829
913-795-2656 fax
Office Hours:
8-4:30pm M-F

Franny Eastwood, FCS Agent -
fmeastwo@ksu.edu
Abbie Powell, 4-H, ANR &
District Director- abbie2@ksu.edu

Send to all agents:
maraisdescygnes
@listserv.ksu.edu

Family Life

Family LifeThe WonderWise Parent is a website designed for parents, grandparents, foster parents, stepparents, caregivers, teachers, and parent educators. It was created and is maintained by Dr. Charles A. Smith, Extension specialist with Kansas State Research and Extension in the School of Family Studies and Human Services at Kansas State University.

If you ask parents if they have any questions about child rearing, they are likely to respond with a concern about child guidance. The Responsive Discipline online course will lead you through a series of lessons about discipline for your own personal study.

CoupleTALK - Enhancing Your Relationship is a booklet and activity cards to help each couple find ways to communicate better and enrich their relationship.

Related Information

Parenting

Developmental Milestones:  Guide for Parents, 1st Year

Developmental Milestones:  Guide for Parents, 2nd Year

Developmental Milestones:  Guide for Parents, 3rd Year

Developmental Milestones:  Guide for Parents, 4th Year

Developmental Milestones:  Guide for Parents, 5th Year

Choosing Care for your Children - Child Care Homes

Choosing Care for your Children - Child Care Centers & Preschools

The New Screen Time - Beyond Television & into the Future

Step-families

Taking time to Think about My Step-family

Building a Strong Couple Relationship

Building Step-Relationships

Understanding a Child's Realities

Understanding Financial and Legal Matters

Working with Others

Family Communications

Basic Family Communication