The American Academy of Pediatrics published “Growing Up Digital: Media Research Symposium,” an article with tips and guidelines for children’s screen time use, intended to better inform and expand knowledge on previous expert recommendations.
MIAMI (AP) — Not only is the Mexican government not building a wall; it’s spending $50 million to beef up its legal aid to migrants who fear deportation, a response to President Donald Trump’s crackdown on illegal immigration.
Twenty states already offer cheaper in-state college tuition to students who are in the United States illegally. Legislation making its way through the Tennessee Legislature would make that state the 21st.
In 2010, the Affordable Care Act created a program to support home-visiting organizations that offer services to train new parents on overcoming poverty, substance abuse, depression and domestic violence, and how to raise healthy children, reports NPR.
New data from Childline shows a 15% increase in the number of children and youth that are calling into hotlines with suicidal thoughts. Helplines conducted more than 60 sessions with suicidal children on the phone each day in 2016.
Drew Furedi, President and CEO at Para Los Niños, discusses helping children and their families thrive by creating a community focused on ensuring all educational and personal needs are met. This interview was produced in collaboration with KLCS.
Read our exclusive interview with Catherine Meek, Executive Director of School on Wheels, on the organization’s mission to simultaneously help at-risk children and end cycles of poverty through education.
New data from the U.S. Census Bureau indicates that at least one in every 8 Americans was living in poverty in 2017, with nearly 40 million Americans identified as poor. This data is derived by calculating salaries, food budget, family sizes and more.
While folks in their 60’s and 70’s are still taking care of their parents financially and emotionally, they are also “caught in between eras” contributing to their children, and in many cases, grandchildren as well.
Read our Nonprofit Spotlight with President and Founder of The Point/ Arc of Northern Kentucky Judi Gerding on how the organization seeks to improve the lives of those living with a wide range of disabilities.