Boys Town Community Support Services ® Page Image Page ContentChildren and parents can tap in to a wide variety of resources to learn how to help themselves through advice from our experts, or receive direct care through specialized services. Most resources focus on prevention rather than intervention. Common Sense Parenting ® helps parents learn new skills, build on their parenting strengths and develop healthy relationships with their children. Numerous families and children benefit each year from these classes, which are offered to parents throughout Southern California. Parents learn how to increase positive behaviors, decrease and prevent problem behaviors, communicate clearly and discipline their kids effectively and safely. Classes are usually presented in the community or at schools. The Boys Town National Hotline ® (800-448-3000) is a free resource and counseling service that assists youth and parents 24/7, year round, nationwide. Parenting Support We've learned a lot about caring for children and families over the past 100 years. All that knowledge has been adapted and made available to all parents online. View our content for Parents » Boys Town Press ® produces books, audio products, DVDs, display materials and other resources to assist children, parents, caregivers, educators and other professionals. YourLifeYourVoice.org is a special website that enables and encourages teens to share their problems and concerns in positive ways and provides access to immediate help in a crisis.