Evacuate: remove from a place of danger. Any city or state that plans on doing to children like New York has done. Evacuate your children from that place. This is no joke. I have already written about the no cash bail in New York. Now, thanks to Pat Dixon’s podcast ‘NYC Crime Report’ the immense … Continue reading Families should evacuate any state that does this to children
I have been writing of late about the lack of mental health personnel to help so many in dire need. Professionals from teachers to pediatricians are getting trained on how to spot young people with potential problems and help get them assistance. I have listed a plethora of statistics about mental health and suicide in … Continue reading Is QPR the strategy to help those on the edge of suicide?
To alleviate mental stress on children, some schools are changing assignment due dates from teachers. To the last day of the grading quarter.. Oh, if only we had it so good. Well, that’s a maybe. On the one hand, having all that homework stress out of your head every night would make for a lot … Continue reading I’ll get it done whenever…
I type a lot for this blog. Today, I will let the pictures do the talking. This is from the big holiday party for children that are homeless and in extreme poverty. A lot of different expressions in the pictures and videos below. Hoping for better days for these children in 2020. Have a happy … Continue reading How children see hope through sadness during the holidays
Back in October, I wrote about the potential for millions of children losing free and reduced school meal privileges. I noted there was an open comment period through November. I wanted to give an update with good news for our kids. A new food stamps/SNAP rule are soon going to be a reality. Good news, … Continue reading SNAP overhaul not taking lunches from kids and families.. so far.
I hope everyone has a healthy, safe and happy Thanksgiving and same to your loved ones. The holidays can be rough on people who may be on their own or dealing with some issues. I can say there are some great people on Twitter I have gotten to know in the mental health community, and … Continue reading Why are emergency rooms the new gateway for mental health help?
Yes, it that time of year alright. The Center for Disease Control says this is one of the earliest flu seasons in record. Teachers and parents hear all the wheezing, sniffing and sneezing and aching.. Students, at school, are constantly asking to go to the nurse, feeling stuffed up, feverish and all around awful. Nurses … Continue reading A lot of children are about to feel lousy, but parents and teachers may feel worse