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Home Visiting Helps Children and Parents

Thursday, November 15, 2018

From The Hill: “Home visiting typically serves families with children under age 6 not yet in kindergarten — from single parents juggling new responsibilities to teen parents completing high school. It can be an especially important lifeline for military families.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.

D.C. Grandparents Give Students Mentors and Themselves a Purpose

Monday, October 29, 2018

From The Washington Post: “The Foster Grandparent Program aims to give seniors across the country a purpose in retirement by providing some of the neediest children with mentors and giving teachers help in the classroom.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.

Support Helping Children? Step Up and Volunteer Now

Friday, August 3, 2018

From The Tallahassee Democrat: “Do you love to read? Join the Reading Pals program and give that one-on-one attention that is so important for children struggling to read. ” Read the full article here. View more articles here.

The Joy of Grandparenting

Friday, June 29, 2018

From The New York Times: “Those heroic grandparents actually raising their grandchildren. More than a million children live in their grandparents’ households without parents present, says the advocacy group Generations United. Grandparents who are distant, geographically or otherwise, probably also have different experiences.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.