API Celebrates World Breastfeeding Week 2014

Featuring a Week of Contributions on APtly Said and The Attached Family


A Winning Goal!

API Celebrates 20 Years of Serving Families!

"If a community values its children, it must cherish their parents." Dr. John Bowlby


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Your financial contributions nourish API's family support: the strong root system of prevention that allows everyone to fully bloom. Imagine a world full of healthy, productive, compassionate people.


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Voices of Breastfeeding: Double Edition of 2014 Attached Family Magazine


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"Attached at the Heart" Updated Edition

"Attached at the Heart" is the definitive resource on Attachment Parenting, refined through 20 years of research and parent-to-parent support. Now this primary text for API Leaders has been released in an updated edition. Purchase it from your favorite retailer.


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We can nurture our children for a more compassionate world

Families struggle every day with parenting and lack of support. Find connection, relationships, and basic principles that can make a difference in your home and the world.


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The truth is...

when we strengthen families, we nurture and fulfill our children's need for trust, respect, and affection, and ultimately provide a lifelong foundation for healthy, enduring relationships.

API promotes parenting practices that create strong, healthy emotional bonds between children and their parents. For life. So they can take those bonds with them into their adult lives and share them with their children. And their children can do the same. A life cycle of compassion and connection.




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API Thanks these Supporters for Investing in Healthy Families

Dedicated individuals, and The Phil and Reedy Hickey Fund for the Community Foundation of Greater Atlanta, The Iowa Foundation for Education, the Environment and the Arts, Cole-Belin Education Foundation, and The Columbus Foundation

Upcoming events

08/01/2014
Location: Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Fairfax, Oakton, VA
08/02/2014
Location: 5091 N Fresno St. Ste 133 Fresno, California 93710
08/02/2014
Location: Shakti of the Mountains
08/05/2014
Location: The Well Baby Center
08/05/2014
Location: Vigo County Public Library

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is to educate and support all parents in raising secure, joyful, and empathic children in order to strengthen families and create a more compassionate world.

API Celebrates World Breastfeeding Week!

Join API in celebrating World Breastfeeding Week 2014, Aug. 1-7. This year, both APtly Said and The Attached Family are taking part in hosting their own seven-part series commemorating each day of the observance through in-depth features and parent stories. 

Attachment Parenting International Welcomes Darcia Narvaez to the Board of Directors

Professor of Psychology at the University of Notre Dame is the latest addition to the Board of Directors

Nashville, TN – April, 2014 – Attachment Parenting International (API), a non-profit global network of parenting support groups with more than 70 locations around the world, announces its newest Board of Directors member, Professor of Psychology at the University of Notre Dame, Darcia Narvaez, PhD.

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API Volunteers make all the difference

Messages from the AP community in acknowledgment and appreciation for all you do for families.
Thank you to all the API volunteers, from 1994 to today!
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