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via BlackAmericaWeb: We’ve been all hit by The COVID-19 Virus and it is hitting many people that have children the hardest. Given that anxiety was already among the most common mental health problem in kids before the COVID-19 pandemic, what can parents do to help keep this problem at bay? Childhood anxiety scholar Mirae J. Fornander outlines strategies […]

via Wkyc: This is a really great event in our area….Its called The Kids Film It Festival and yes the films are shot by young people all around the world. The 4th Kids Film It Festival will be held  February 21, 2020  at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Film submissions are being accepted […]

via BlackDoctor: Did you know that according to The Adoption Institute, researchers from the University of Vermont (UVM) discovered that although many white adoptive parents were open to adopting children of other races, they did not want to adopt African-American children. There are a lot of children that are in need of a good home. […]

via BlackDoctor: You’ve stocked up on all the items on the school supply list, but have you thought of ways to preserve your child’s posture?  Implementing good posture habits with these simple tips will position your kids for a pain-free school year. When you were a kid, you probably remember hearing your teachers or your […]

via khou: The recent arrests of 25 men in Florida for allegedly trying to have sex with children has prompted a sheriff there to issue another ‘app warning’ for parents, reports CBS Miami. The sheriff listed 15 apps as ones that parents need to know about. (Six of them were used by suspected predators who were […]

via popsugar: Did you watch Sesame Street when you were growing up..Well thats a good thing because according to a new survey thats out watching Sesame Street had a positive impact on school performance for children exposed to it before age 7 — particularly if they’re male. CLICK HERE to read story

School is back in session and Parents! Weight loss expert Robert Ferguson wants to encourage parents to stay on top of their children’s food choices so that they can achieve optimum results during the school year. CLICK HERE to read tips

via Wkyc: Kids and Fishing.What a combination and thats true from Bob Gutta, Community Partnership Coordinator for the Cleveland Police Foundation has managed the festival for six years. “We have a ball. We have a bunch of kids from different neighborhoods from the Boys and Girls Clubs of Cleveland.” CLICK HERE to read full story

via News5: Asking for help can be one of the hardest things to do. That pride could be keeping some children from a meal during the summer months. However, a cell phone, six simple numbers and a text can help fight hunger in our community. “We have a lot of families here that need assistance,” […]

via BlackDoctor: “You’re too young to have an opinion” I am sure that many of you have either heard these words when you were a kid or have spoken them to your own children. Oftentimes in the Black community we don’t allow our children to have opinions or to engage in any kind of conversation […]

via news5: Wrestling helped Xavier Pearson escape a dangerous life and graduate college. Now, he’s started a program to pay it forward. CLICK HERE to read full story

via Wkyc: When it comes to their kids’ online behavior, many parents do not have a clue. Apps such as Instagram, Facebook, Snapchat, WhatsApp, and Discord are now opening their children’s lives to the world. “We see a lot of individuals trying to utilize those sites, those apps, those video game systems to exploit children […]