2019 VRSM Participation Waiver


Center for Parent & Youth Understanding

They are committed to building strong families by serving to bridge the cultural-generational gap between parents and teenagers. This is an excellent equipping site for parents - plenty of articles, blogs, videos, free resources, etc!


Mental health is something that everyone especially parents should be educated on and take very seriously. The Grace Alliance is an organization in Waco which hopes to connect, care for, and support families and individuals seeking mental health recovery. 

Digital Kids Initiative

Provides information and resources for parents, youth workers and educators to help kids navigate their digital world.

Common Sense Media

They are dedicated to improving the lives of kids and families by providing the trustworthy information, education, and independent voice they need to thrive in a world of media and technology.


Jim Burns founded Homeword in 1985. He is known as the guy who was Doug Field’s youth pastor and is passionate about equipping families for success. Homeword does this through daily radio programs, an extensive web site – with one of the best monthly parent newsletters you can find anywhere, and lots of quality print material.