to The Maine Girls' Health Summit Resource List for some of these links.
A Mainely Girls sponsor, The Ms. Foundation is coming out with some materials
from their Healthy Girls/Healthy Women Collaborative.
A site that provides up-to-date information on a variety of women's health
issues. A one-stop resource for health information.
This national nonprofit membership organization provides tools to strengthen
father-daughter relationships and to transform the pervasive messages
that value girls more for how they look than who they are.
At this web site for "the newsletter for parents of girls,"
you can sample the current issue of the newsletter, read previous articles,
and subscribe to the newsletter aimed at raising healthy, confident girls
and supporting families of girls.
Our Daughters to Work Day
It's never too early to start planning what you can to do participate
in the celebration of this important day for girls. A wealth of materials
can be found at this website.
Based on the magazine written by girls, Teen Voices is dedicated to publishing
the genuine and diverse voices of adolescent girls, encouraging them to
express their hopes, fears, experiences, and insights.
Girls' Health Newsletter: iEmily!
Being an adolescent girl has never been easy, but young teens of the 21st
century now have a virtual partner to see them through the most confusing,
exciting time of their lives. You may note that Mainely Girls is included
in the "Organization Spotlight."
Listening to what girls have to say and helping girls learn from each
other is the goal of this web site, hosted by pre-teen "cyberian"
Zoey, who opens her room to girls for empowerment, community, and learning
about technology and personal issues.
With girl editors ages 8 to 14 and girl contributors from all over the
world, New Moon, "A Magazine for Girls and Their Dreams" celebrates
girls, explores their passage from girls to women, and builds healthy
resistance to gender inequities.