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Relationships, Parenthood, and Family

Resources about relationships including marriage, marriage equality, family, siblings, adoption, and parenthood.

maternal health

Infamous Mothers

A for-profit business with a social mission to create products and services that revolutionize the way women mother. They sell socially-conscious apparel, produce publications, and lead workshops/classes with one goal in mind. They are hired to speak at institutions and organizations. They train businesses. They do all of this with one goal in mind: to empower mothers…Infamous Mothers.


Hip Mama

The original alternative parenting magazine.


Motherhood Later… Than Sooner (MLTS)

An international organization for women who had a baby over 35…and especially over 40 and 50. Their mission is to support, empower, inform and connect midlife mothers – or later mothers – through a website, blog, newsletter, learning opportunities, online communities for “later” moms (dads too!), and in-person events for midlife mothers and families.


Young women’s household bargaining power in marriage and parenthood in Ethiopia

This working paper examines the factors that affect the bargaining power of young married women in marriage and parenthood in Ethiopia, where power structures remain overwhelmingly male-dominated and patriarchal. It draws on longitudinal qualitative data and survey information collected by Young Lives with children, young people and their families between 2007 and 2015.


Healthy Marriage & Responsible Fatherhood (HMRF)

The HMRF initiative provides grant funding for activities to promote healthy marriage and relationship education, responsible fatherhood, and reentry services for currently or formerly incarcerated fathers.