mormon-familyMormons believe that the family is the essential and basic unit of life, both on Earth and in the eternities. The Mormon Church teaches important truths about the centrality of the family and its eternal destiny. In fact, The First Presidency and the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of the Mormon Church issued The Family: a Proclamation to the World, which teaches powerfully about the role of and roles in the family in Mormon doctrine.

More resources are below.

Marriage Resources

Before Forever Planning to marry and planning your marriage? This site is full of comprehensive and ready-to-use information about getting yourself ready – spiritually, emotionally, financially.
The RELATE Institute Every couple has similarities and differences between them – these can become problems later. The Relate Institute presents a comprehensive and clinically valid questionaire to help you pinpoint potential problem areas.
Marriage Moments To go from “new couple” to “new parents” can be a difficult change. The Marriage Moments program can help ease the transition.

Parenting Resources

Faithful fathering Fathers can bless the lives of their children through active faith.
Fatherwork Stories, ideas, and activities to help fathers meet their children’s needs.

Family Resources

Comprehensive Clinic A mental health clinic, an audiology clinic, a speech and language clinic, and LDS Family Services come together to offer evaluations, testing, counseling, and more to the public.
Family Resources Strengthen your family through faith, faith-building activities, and love and unity. From The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Forever Families Practical scholarly and sacred information for strengthening families of all faiths.
Marriage & Family Magazine Free magazine providing helpful articles about parenting.
Helping and Healing Our Families Written to celebrate the 10th anniversary of “The Family: A Proclamation to the World,” Helping and Healing Our Families contains timely and scholarly information about keeping families strong, even through terrible trials.
Strengthening Our Families: An In-Depth Look at the Proclamation on the Family This book contains a compilation of essays about the family by more than 80 respected LDS theologians, sociologists, and thinkers across many disciplines.
Provident Living Web Site A site dedicated to filling welfare needs and providing information about spiritual, emotional, and physical health.
Family Outreach Conference & Materials Archives free recordings and handouts from this conference about strengthening marriages and families within their own sphere.
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