TOP TEN REASONS
CHILDREN WANT HAPPILY MARRIED PARENTS
Partners In Prevention
Central Shenandoah Health Department
PO BOX 2126, Staunton, VA 24402 / www.mb4c.org 332-7830 Ext. 10
"It makes it easier for your kids to believe you when you say, "I love you."
"Because divorce feels like a punishment for kids when they didn't break any rules at all."
"Because then kids never have to know the meaning of joint custody."
"I get to have mom and dad tuck me in at night for bed"
"Parents are the bricks that make a house a home"
"To be able to teach our children, that we are not quitters, that there is not back door, and we can work through even the big problems. We will make it."
"It greatly reduces the number of times that the sad words, "if only" appear in your vocabulary."
"Your family is what your future family will be based on. If kids see how a loving family gets along, their family is more likely to succeed."
"Because eating ice cream with Mom and Dad tastes twice as good!"
"Two words: positive example"