Mercy Home’s resource center for parents, teens, and kids.

Helping Your Teen Find a Job: 5 Tips for Job Interviews

When helping your teen find a job, you want to make sure they are prepared for interviews. Here are some tips that will help them make a good first impression.

Helping Your Teen Find a Job: Tips for Resume Writing and Organization

Teaching your child how to create a professional looking resume will help them for the rest of their lives. Here are a few simple tips you can share with them.

Helping Your Teen Find a Job: Job Hunting

Helping your teen find their first job can be challenging. Learn more about some of the job-hunting tips we teach our young people at Mercy Home.

Computer and Internet Resources for Homework

Access to computers and the internet is an important part of being a student in today’s world. For people who don’t have these tools at home, there are several options in the Chicago area.

Five Things Our Kids Can Look Forward to this Year

Read more about how lessons we’ve learned at Mercy Home have taught us that partnering with your child’s education is a formula for success!

Noshing with Nyah Does BBQ

Cook alongside Mercy Home’s Chef Nyah as she grills up Korean BBQ Short Rib Tacos, Kale Slaw, and Corn on the Cob with Scallion Butter.

7 Fun Ways to Teach Teens Job-Readiness Skills

Mom and social worker Amy Williams suggests seven ways to help your teen learn job-readiness skills to help them get – and keep – a job!