Family and Parenting

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Family, Babies, and Parenting News

Family and Parenting

Family and Parenting
Family, Babies, and Parenting News

D.C. Nonprofit, Brainy Camps, Launches ‘Be Gluten Free Family Camp’ for Youth with Celiac Disease

eNewsChannels NEWS: -- Brainy Camps Association, which provides camps for children with chronic health conditions, announced that it will be launching a family camp for youth with celiac disease in summer 2019. Adding to its consortium of 12 condition-specific camps, Be Gluten Free Family Camp, or BG Free for short, was founded in conjunction with the Gastroenterology Department of Children's National Health System.

Arts Detroit Launches Spectra Theatre Program at PARC for Students on the Autism Spectrum

eNewsChannels NEWS: -- A new theatre education program will be offered by Arts Detroit for students on the Autism Spectrum and with Aspergers inside of their performing arts studio at PARC-Plymouth Arts and Recreation Complex. Spectra will be a course to help students on the Autism Spectrum learn theatre techniques that can help them develop life skills as well.

The Walking Classroom Institute podcasts improve student learning, retention, and mood according to UNC-CH study

eNewsChannels NEWS: -- The Walking Classroom Institute has released results of a research study conducted in spring 2018 by researchers from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and funded by the Oak Foundation, confirming that walking while listening to The Walking Classroom podcasts improves student learning as well as retention of information, student mood, and attitudes toward learning.

Brainy Camps Announces Race for Every Child Team in D.C. to Support Programs for Children with Chronic Conditions

eNewsChannels NEWS: -- Brainy Camps Association, which provides camps for children with chronic health conditions, has announced its participation in the Race for Every Child fundraiser in Washington, D.C. The annual event, scheduled for Oct. 20, 2018, is sponsored by Children's National Health System and helps to raise funds for the pediatric hospital's many departments and causes.

SUDC Foundation Applauds Introduction of Scarlett’s Sunshine on Sudden Unexpected Death Act

eNewsChannels NEWS: -- The SUDC Foundation is pleased to support Scarlett's Sunshine on Sudden Unexpected Death Act, legislation introduced by U.S. Senators Bob Casey (D-PA), Johnny Isakson (R-GA), Sherrod Brown (D-OH), and U.S. Representatives Gwen Moore (WI-04), Tom Cole (OK-04) and Jaime Herrera Beutler (WA-03) to combat Sudden Unexplained Death in Childhood (SUDC) and Sudden Unexpected Infant Death (SUID).

Learn The Risk Launches New Billboard Campaign in FIVE US Cities Honoring Healthy 2-Year Old Who Died Days After Vaccines

eNewsChannels NEWS: -- This week, the non-profit Learn The Risk launched five billboards on the East Coast, including New York and Boston, honoring Nicholas Catone, a healthy 20-month old boy who lost his life to vaccines. The five-city billboard campaign aims to raise awareness of vaccine side effects, including death.

Camp Ho Mita Koda Foundation, an Ohio Non-profit, Announces Annual Fundraiser – 2018 Backpack Bivouac

eNewsChannels NEWS: -- NEWBURY, Ohio, Aug. 27, 2018 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Camp Ho Mita Koda Foundation is proud to announce that its 2018 Backpack Bivouac fundraising event will take place at the Helmsley Pavilion at Camp Ho Mita Koda on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018, beginning at 6 p.m. This year's theme, "A Night to Light the Future," will raise critical dollars to help Camp Ho Mita Koda host children with diabetes as campers well into the future.

Oklahoma Children’s Theatre announces its 2018-19 Season with ‘Night of the Living Dead’ Kickoff

eNewsChannels NEWS: -- Oklahoma Children's Theatre, the first and largest Theatre for Young Audiences in the state, is proud to announce their 31st Season! We will kick off our season in October, 2018, with a limited run of 'Night of the Living Dead.'

Parkland School Shooting Survivor Goes Back-to-School in Florida with Service Dog Escort

eNewsChannels NEWS: -- Guardian Angels Medical Service Dogs, Inc. is a national 501(c)(3) non-profit, located in Williston, Fla. In June of this year, we paired Parkland School Shooting survivor, Haylee Shepherd with a Medical Service Dog, to cope with the PTSD developed after last year's shooting.

Special Benefit Show for Kids of Courage in Las Vegas features Master Magician David Copperfield

eNewsChannels NEWS: -- Kids of Courage, a medically-supervised travel program for seriously sick children and young adults, is currently in Las Vegas for their annual summer adventure. The unique non-profit program provides adaptive activities and events for individuals with life-threatening illnesses and serious disabilities.

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