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Free Virtual Activities For Kids
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Free Virtual Activities For Kids

Kids are home from school across our area and around the country. Parents looking for ways to keep their kids occupied should check out EveryParent – a unique, local resource full of tips, info and spot-on advice personalized for your family. The EveryParent website https://www.everyparentpbc.org/ allows you to … Learn about what to expect as...

Easy Self-Care Strategies While Practicing Physical Distancing
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Easy Self-Care Strategies While Practicing Physical Distancing

While practicing physical distancing, there are easy self-care strategies that can help reduce feelings of depression and anxiety, or prevent anxiety before it even starts. Recommendations from Mental Health First Aid include: Eat healthfully to keep your body in top working order. Exercise reduces symptoms of depression and anxiety, whether we’re working out at home or...

Information and Resources For Families With Children During COVID-19 Quarantine
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Information and Resources For Families With Children During COVID-19 Quarantine

Emergency measures, such as requiring that children remain at home are critical methods to limit the spread of infection from the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Despite the positive public health benefits of COVID-19 quarantine, for an individual child, being homebound can serve as an opportunity to spend time with family, but also can result in insufficient...

Resources For Public Health Leaders – Stressors of COVID-19 Quarantine and their Psychological Effects
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Resources For Public Health Leaders – Stressors of COVID-19 Quarantine and their Psychological Effects

During the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, quarantine has been used as a public health strategy to reduce disease transmission. Quarantine is defined as the separation of individuals who may have been exposed to an infectious disease from the rest of the population to determine if they are ill and to reduce their risk of infecting others....

Registration Is Open For Domestic Violence Support Groups
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Registration Is Open For Domestic Violence Support Groups

The devastating consequences of domestic violence can cross generations and last a lifetime. Domestic violence affects all people regardless of age, socio-economic status, sexual orientation, gender, race, religion, or nationality. It is is prevalent in every community. Center for Family Services SAFE Kids Program Domestic Violence Support Groups FREE support for adult women survivors of...

Tips To Keep Children Safe From Sexual Abuse
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Tips To Keep Children Safe From Sexual Abuse

Safety First Center for Family Services has been consistently addressing the problem of child sexual abuse in our county. The SAFE Kids Program (child sexual abuse program approved by the Department of Health) is focus on the prevention and treatment of child sexual abuse. Part of our role in the community is to support parents...