The Story of Monica: The Perseverance of a Mother

It’s not always comfortable sharing the raw stories behind our work: Families living in chaos, children hurt and neglected, generations of continued drug use and legacies of struggle. As uncomfortable as it may be, we believe it is important...

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What Sleep is and Why All Kids Need It

from kidshealth.org.  Sleep is more important than you may think. Can you think of a time when you didn't get enough sleep? That heavy, groggy feeling is awful and, when you feel that way, you're not at your best. So...

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Understanding Dyslexia

Raising a child with dyslexia can stir up a lot of emotions. You may look ahead and wonder if this learning issue will affect your child’s future. But dyslexia is not a prediction of failure. Dyslexia is quite...

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Lighten Up!

LOL! Lighten up! Joking helps. Joking with your toddler helps set them up for social success, according to research presented at the Economic and Social Research Councils’ Festival of Social Science 2011. When parents joke and pretend, it gives young kids the...

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