Family Meal time
Today’s busy lifestyle can make eating together a challenge, but it’s certainly worth the effort. There are many benefits of enjoying a meal with your family. Family meals are shown to have a positive nutritional, mental and social impact on children. People of all ages eat better when they share Read More
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Gifts Autism Spectrum
Buying toys for children can be difficult. You want to get something that will make the child smile. The reality is no matter how great the gift, a child with autism may never give you a smile. Autistic children have problems with verbal and nonverbal communication (like smiling), social interactions Read More
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becoming a foster parent
Becoming a foster parent is a huge decision, not to be taken lightly or made quickly. If this is something that interests you a good first step is to start gathering information. Go the the websites of your local agencies, both private and public. If there are information sessions, attend Read More
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support children after trauma
Many children and adolescents in foster care carry with them toxic levels of stress after living through trauma. They’re on edge, in a state of dysregulation, which drives their behaviours and makes daily life a challenge for them. 1. Create a safe environment First and foremost, traumatized children need to Read More
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The holiday season is a joyful time of year, but it’s also a time of year when you need to be extra-cautious when out and about with your child. Frenzied trips to the mall for holiday shopping can make it hard to keep track of your little ones in the Read More
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