is supposed to be a carefree time, especially for children who are out of
school and can spend the majority of their time outside enjoying the beautiful
weather and doing fun activities. But according to the National Incidence
Studies of... Read More
It’s well known that nearly half of all marriages in the country end in divorce. The rate is even higher for subsequent marriages. What many people are not as focused on are the children involved and how to best go about co-parenting in a way that... Read More
By Annette Hines
For most families, the journey of taking care of a family member with special needs is “a marathon, not a sprint”. The emphasis must be on taking care of yourself and your family in order to take on the long-term... Read More
By Joy Stephenson-Laws, JD, Founder
Excerpt from complete story, found here pHLabs
Since measles is a virus, it cannot be treated with antibiotics. There is actually no specific treatment for measles, but symptoms usually improve within... Read More
This infographic highlights seven ways children are getting hit, paired with seven tips to prevent them from happening.
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In this personal video testimony, Steven Kiefer shares the tragic story about his teenage son, Mitchel, who was killed when his car was hit by a distracted driver.
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Children from all walks of life experience stressful situations. Thousands of children walked from South America to the United States with their families and endured hardships and danger along the way. Children in many parts of the world have been... Read More
parents assume they would never accidently forget their child in a car.
Unfortunately, even the most loving parents have experienced near misses or even
painful tragedies due to Forgotten Baby Syndrome (FBS) – a medical term that
explains... Read More
Help change the culture of youth sports!
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Most children spend their morning and afternoon hours walking to and from school or waiting for a bus unsupervised. It is important that parents provide their child with safety skills and information that can help them make smart decisions as well as... Read More
The Momo Challenge is the latest viral challenge that targets children in the name of self-harm. Following in the horrifying footsteps of previous online attacks on young and impressionable viewers, like Slenderman and the Tide Pod Challenge, the... Read More
Episcopal Center for Children Offers Advice to Help Parents of Children Coping with Special Needs
Individualized Education Plan (IEP) meetings are very important for children coping with special needs. These meetings outline goals for the child’s... Read More
This April, the University of Michigan came out with a study concluding that curiosity is the “single most important trait” predicting success in school. The benefits of curiosity are. . . well, curious. A 2014 study proves something that might... Read More
Every parent wants their kid to grow up to be a kind person. One great place to start is by modeling kindness yourself – and luckily, teachers and parents can also help encourage kindness in children by doing activities that help teach the quality.... Read More