Helpful Links

  • Helpful Links for Families

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  • With the home and school working together, each child will have an opportunity to grow and develop in a loving and supportive atmosphere.

    Below is a list of resources to help our families navigate their parenting adventure!

  • ABBA List : A website that provides a comprehensive list of free help, support, and resources in Chesapeake and the Hampton Roads area.

    Chesapeake Public Schools The official website for all public schools in the City of Chesapeake.

    Chesapeake Public Library CPL offers services including Story Time and events for families.

    Chesapeake R U Ready:  This site helps the children of Chesapeake be successful in school, work and life. Areas of concentration are: Early Care and Education, Family Engagement, Out of School Time and Workplace Readiness.

    Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughers (CHKD):  CHKD parenting experts partner with parents and professionals throughout Hampton Roads by offering a variety of educational services.

    Discovery Education: Offers a wide variety of free family resources that you can trust to provide high quality, relevant material for you and your children.

    Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE)  FARE’s mission is to improve the quality of life and the health of individuals with food allergies, and to provide them hope through the promise of new treatments.

    Great Bridge Presbyterian Children’s Ministry GBPC’s Children’s Ministry’s purpose is to share Christ’s love and partner with parents to build a foundation of faith in our children. For infants through 4th grade.

    Great Bridge Presbyterian Youth Ministry GBPC’s Youth Ministry’s mission is to engage youth; equipping them to love Christ, each other and the world. 


  • Kids Priority One:  A “one stop” resource center where families, and those working with families, find local resources and valuable information related to raising healthy, happy kids!

    Minus 9 to 5:  Minus 9 to 5 is a network of multi-disciplinary providers, hospitals, clinics, and advocates committed to creating an impact. On this site you will find out more about what challenges we face collectively, partnering groups committed to creating uniformed health care, and programs established to help mother, babies, and families.

    National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse:  Goals are to provide, facilitate, and disseminate current research, proven and innovative strategies that will encourage and strengthen fathers and families.

    Rainbows for All Children, Hampton Roads:  Dedicated to being the premier source of support for all youth as they navigate grief and heal from loss, whether from death, divorce, deployment, or other trauma.

    Scholastic Book Club: Scholastic’s mission is to encourage the intellectual and personal growth of all children, beginning with literacy.

    Single & Parenting:  This support group shares tips and parenting wisdom that will help you find rest, hope and encouragement.

    Tidewater Pastoral Counseling: Dedicated to providing quality pastoral counseling and education to anyone regardless of age, race, faith perspective or socio-economic background..The staff are ordaineed or licensed clergy representing a wide variety of denominations, who have specialized training and certification through the American Association of Pastoral Counselors.  Many of the pastoral counselors on staff are licensed in Virginia as Professional Counselors (LPC), Marriage and Family Therapists (LMFT), and Clinical Social Workers (LCSW).