ParentAdvice | Tips | News

Ending Youth Violence

Do you remember the Jena 6? If not- Google it and then gain tips on how to prevent it in your community. What can be done to Prevent Youth Violence? During the past two decades, CDC has provided scientific and programmatic expertise to help communities prevent youth violence before it starts. Preventing Youth Violence: Opportunities for Action and its companion guide, Taking Action…
Read more...

Reasons to Vaccinate My Baby?

Protecting your child's health is very important to you. That's why most parents choose immunization. Nothing protects babies better from 14 serious childhood diseases. Choose immunization. It's the powerful defense that's safe, proven, and effective. Raising a child comes with many decisions. Some are a matter of taste, like what color to paint the nursery. Others are essential, especially when it comes to…
Read more...

Chrysler Scholarship Program

  The Chrysler Scholarship Program is open to students at UNCF member schools. For a list of member schools, please click HERE.   Candidates must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. The scholarship will provide an award up to $2,500 depending on the financial need of the student as verified by the attending University or College. Qualifying candidates can…
Read more...

Finding Supermom: Coping with Crying

  Why Babies Cry? Hunger Too hot or too cold Diaper needs changing Discomfort/pain,fever/illness Teething Colic Boredom/ over-stimulation Fear- of loud noises or a stranger Understanding you Baby   Taking care of your baby is the most amazing time of your life! But, when your baby won't stop crying, it can be very upsetting for you and caregivers. Yet, it is normal for…
Read more...

Breastfeeding Facts and Benefits

Breastfeeding is one of the most natural and beneficial activities for mom and baby. There is no other single action by which mom can so dramatically impact the present and future health of her baby. No formula can duplicate the unique properties of breastmilk, no matter how many vitamins, minerals and supplements are added to what is basically a chemical formula. Breastmilk is…
Read more...

ABC's Blackish Star, Anthony Anderson Scholarship

  Anthony Anderson has appeared in over 20 films, and his performance on "Law & Order" earned him his fourth consecutive NAACP Image Award nomination for Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series for the 2010 season. Anderson grew up in Los Angeles. While pursuing his acting career, he continued his education by attending the High School for the Performing Arts, where he earned…
Read more...

Teens Apply: Hallmark Scholarship & Internship

  You think of Hallmark, you think of greeting cards right? When we were founded over 100 years ago that was definitely what we were about. Now this Kansas City based company offers much more. Hallmark is a company with a purpose and a passion for connecting people. The vast array of products we offer such as Recordable Storybooks, Keepsake Ornaments and personalized…
Read more...

Free Admission at LEGOLAND® Florida

Free Admission for Military Veterans at LEGOLAND® Florida Resort WINTER HAVEN, Fla. (October 2014)– LEGOLAND® Florida Resort is proud to offer free admission to military veterans of the United States Armed Forces with appreciation days leading up to Thanksgiving in the month of November. From Nov. 1-23, veterans will receive free admission to LEGOLAND Florida, along with 50 percent off tickets for up…
Read more...
Subscribe to this RSS feed