First Annual Poker Tournement
Seasonal Flu Guide for Parents and Providers
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FEMA may help you with financial costs from Superstorm Sandy that your insurance does not cover. The deadline to apply has been extended to April 13, 2013.
Resources for Homes and Schools Affected by Flooding
Federal and State Superstorm Sandy Financial Assistance Resources
Pediatricians Promote Play
From ChildCareExchange.com 1/17/2012
"Play is essential to the social, emotional, cognitive, and physical well-being of children beginning in early childhood. It is a natural tool for children to develop resiliency as they learn to cooperate, overcome challenges, and negotiate with others. Play also allows children to be creative. It provides time for parents to be fully engaged with their children, to bond with their children, and to see the world from the perspective of their child. However, children who live in poverty often face socioeconomic obstacles that impede their rights to have playtime, thus affecting their healthy social-emotional development. For children who are under resourced to reach their highest potential, it is essential that parents, educators, and pediatricians recognize the importance of lifelong benefits that children gain from play."