A programme of the Bright Horizons Foundation for Children®

Raising a Socially Responsible Child

Raising children to be socially aware, community orientated, charitable-minded, and educated about their world is more vital than ever in today’s global society. As a parent, you try to raise your child to become an active, compassionate member of society. The following parent articles are a resource to encourage empathy, caring, and compassion for the world and all its people.

Curbing the Demands: Creating Givers in a Consumer-Driven Culture
Talking with Children About Homelessness

We also encourage you to visit Bright Horizons’ Growing Givers, and the Doing Good Together websites for more ideas (please note these are US webpages).

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