September 2022 Young Children Newsletter

What is bullying in preschool? Preschool bullying is more than garden-variety childhood insensitivity, occasionally teasing or fighting. The American Academy of Pediatrics describes bullying as consistently picking on another child who’s usually smaller, weaker or shy, and who… Read More

July 2022 Young Children Newsletter

Good Morning fellow Kiwanians!  Fact: Medical equipment, treatment and facilities designed for adults just don’t  fit when treating an ill or injured child.  Fact: It costs around four times as much money to treat a child as it… Read More

Young Children Newsletter: June 2022

Good morning fellow Kiwanians! DROWNING PREVENTION Drowning is the leading cause of unintentional injury death among children between 1 and 4 years of age, with almost 400 cases reported in 2014, according to the Centers for Disease Control… Read More

May 2022 Young Children Newsletter

THE MISSION OF EasterSeals EasterSeals is working to create a world where: Each child born with a disability is given the support necessary to participate fully in life and to have dreams and hopes, successes and achievements. Parents… Read More

April 2022 Young Children Newsletter

Good Morning fellow Kiwanians! Family violence and child abuse during COV19: The National Domestic Violence Hotline reported a 9% increase in calls between March 16 – when many states issued lockdown orders – and May 16, 2020 compared… Read More

March 2022 Young Children Newsletter

Good morning fellow Kiwanians! What happens when a child is hungry? Kids who don’t get enough to eat — especially during their first three years — begin life at a serious disadvantage. Hunger hinders brain development. The brain… Read More

October 2021 Young Children Update

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