Community Resources

Portage County 4-H
http://www.uwex.edu/ces/cty/portage/4h/index.html

Wisconsin State 4-H
http://4h.uwex.edu/

K-12 Book Resources
www.TeachingBooks.net

Resource with info on 10,000 books. free for all schools, libraries and residents of WI (Registration is required)

Regarding Holland’s Career Categories
http://www.nycareerzone.org/flash/index.jsp

Online Childrens Bookstore
http://www.hedgehogbooks.com/

Site maintained by teachers

PBS Kids
http://pbskids.org/itsmylife/

Teacher lesson plans and sections on family school, friends, bullies, body, drugs etc.

United Way 211
http://www.unitedwaymc.org/211.htm

Large categorized database and referral listing of social services in Wisconsin.

Stevens Point YMCA
http://www.spymca.org/

Activities and classes for all ages, as well as camps, sports, and even volunteer opportunities.

Boy Scouts
http://www.samoset.org/

A long-standing program dedicated to teaching boys leadership and outdoorsmanship.

Girl Scouts
http://www.gsnwgl.org/

Camps, programs and guidance to help girls become strong women.

Big Brothers Big Sisters
http://www.bigimpact.org/

Mentoring programs offer guidance to growing minds, and are equally positive for older teens and parents interested in mentoring others.

Boys and Girls Club
http://www.bgclubpc.org/

A variety of fun community activities and opportunities for youth and teens.

Housing and Mortgages for Parents
http://www.mortgageloan.com/parents/