We all want children to think and act with respect and kindness and begin to understand ideas of fairness, equality, and justice. That’s the foundation for a happy, safe future for all our neighborhoods and communities… and, later, for the country and planet!
Abby, Elmo, and Rosita begin the Little Neighbors Club
Abby, Elmo, and Rosita are starting a new club on Sesame Street—The Little Neighbors Club! A neighbor is someone who lives in the community, and a good neighbor is someone who helps out in their neighborhood.
Together we can help children and communities grow smarter, stronger, and kinder. Start here!
Find resources to help children learn how to be a good neighbors and build stronger communities.
In this webinar, you’ll learn how you can use our “Little Neighbors” initiative to help children and their families discover their power to make their communities—and the world—a happier, healthier, safer place for everyone.
Little Neighbors Launch
Together we can help children and communities grow smarter, stronger, and kinder.
9 C’s of Citizenship
An article about the qualities of good citizens.
A printable page about the ways in which communities stay safe.
The Little Neighbors Club
A storybook about being good neighbors.
Good Neighbors Volunteer
A video about volunteering.
Volunteer Tip Sheet
Ideas for using these resources in a variety of settings.
Being a Good Neighbor
A video about helping out a neighbor.
Certificate of Completion
A printable certificate to welcome children to the Little Neighbors Club.
Discover more resources for parents, caregivers, and providers.
Resources to help all kids engage and thrive in their community and, later, in a diverse world.
Making friends is a skill that takes practice. Help children learn how to build strong, healthy relationships with the people around them.
Everyone benefits from spending quality time with family. With little ones, that usually involves plenty of play!