Because schools are closed due to COVID-19, children who are eligible for free or reduced-price meals can get up to $365 in food benefits in addition to their pick up meals from school. These food benefits are called Pandemic EBT or P-EBT.
As parents and caregivers, the choices we make will usually influence and affect our children. Setting financial goals and teaching children about money early in life will help them develop a strong foundation for healthy financial habits in the future.
It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and for many, it’s also the most stressful – especially when we put pressure on ourselves and try to fulfill the wishes of others. I put together some tips and resources to help you deal with less holiday stress and more fun.
As parents, we sometimes have many questions about our child’s development. Are they on track for their age? What happens if my child is not developing on schedule? Where do I go for help? Knowing the skills that your child should be able to do at different ages and stages will help you know if your child is on track developmentally. I’ve put together parent-friendly resources to help track your child’s milestones and tips on what to do if you have concerns.
It’s back to school time! A new school year can be a time of excitement and a time of stress for both parents and children. As parents, we want our children to do well in school. Here are some tips to help you in the process:
Now that your children are out of school, there are many things you can do to keep them busy, engaged, and learning while creating fun new memories. To help out, we’ve put together a list of free or low cost activities you can do at home or in your community!
When children are nurtured, they can grow up to be happy and healthy adults. But when they lack an attachment to a caring adult, receive inconsistent nurturing, or experience harsh discipline, the consequences can affect their lifelong health, well-being, and relationships with others.