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Resources for Parents

Welcome to Girl Scouting! Girls have many choices in today's world, and we want your daughter's experience to be the best it can be! Well-informed and prepared parents are better able to support the leadership growing in their daughter and her friends! Tips that will enhance the experience:

Be Active

Take a role in a troop. Lead a once-a-month hike, drive on a field trip, or take a 2-hour shift at the Cookie Booth. There is always something just right for YOU!

Be Supportive

Girls are learning by doing, becoming a team, and leading, using the tools that guide the Girl Scout Leadership Experience. Support this growth by encouraging her confidence. She can do it!

Be a Partner!

Volunteers make Girl Scouts a great place! Be a partner with your daughter's troop leader to ensure a satisfying experience for you, your daughter, and her leader.

Be a Girl Scout! Learn, Participate, and Thrive!

Sign up and volunteer; there are many ways to support the movement.

Research and trends on girls, and why Girl Scouting works!

What is the National Program?