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. Through Boys Town Schools ®, youth in our short-term residential program attend school staffed by NYC Board of Education-certified teachers who are trained by Boys Town. Over 50 students attend classes, which are based on students’ skill levels. Care Coordination Services provide intensive case management to link families to critical services that enhance their ability to provide a safe, stable and happy home environment. Boys Town Consultants work with families in their homes, in schools and in the community to help parents and other caregivers access, navigate and monitor formal and informal supports, ensuring the needs of their children are being met. 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 the community. Parents learn how to increase positive behaviors, decrease and prevent problem behaviors, communicate clearly and discipline their kids effectively and safely. 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.