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PHS as a key element for families

PHS as a key element for families

The European Federation for Services to Individuals has published a position paper with ‘10 Proposals for High Quality, Accessible and Affordable Personal and Household Services’, addressed to to newly elected Members of the European Parliament and designated European Commissioners.
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Science suggests parents are taking parenting too far
Patrick A. Coleman - Fatherly, 13 June 2019.
20-06-2019
Parents who want to give their kids every advantage are spending more and more time and money on kids, but science is finding that it’ s better to step back and find balance.
 

The damage of dad-shaming
Perri Klass - The New York Times, 16 June 2019.
20-06-2019
In the US, more than half of the fathers in a national poll reported being criticized about their parenting decisions.
 

Korea: 65% of young people think marriage, childbirth unnecessary
Kim Rahn - The Korea Times, 18 June 2019.
20-06-2019
More than six out of 10 people in their 20s to 30s do not see marriage and childbirth as necessary, mainly because of financial pressure, a survey showed.
 

Jailed mothers: the ‘ terrible damage’ to children
Frankie McCamley - BBC News, 17 June 2019.
20-06-2019
About 17,000 children are separated from their mothers every year by the prison system in England and Wales, and some MPs say the courts may be denying the human rights of these children.
 

A new series to help families spend less time on screens and devices
Róisín Ingle - The Irish Times, 18 June 2019.
20-06-2019
Devices may be everywhere, but they don’ t have to take over your summer.
 

Half of Britons socialise with family and friends at most once a month
The Guardian, 17 June 2019.
20-06-2019
Some 8,000 Britons were surveyed on every aspect of their live, with an average ‘wellbeing score’ of 60.4 out of 100.
 
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