July 30, 2020by: Chad Welch, Community Impact Coordinator – Education Over the last three months of school, I quite unexpectedly found myself educating my eighth grade daughter at home. Whether due to COVID-19 or some other unforeseen event, families may… Continue Reading →
Parents Supporting Parents: A Wisconsin Parent Partner Model, is an evidence-based model aimed at empowering parents with lived child protective services experience as mentors to parents currently involved in the system, while integrating the voice of lived experience into the… Continue Reading →
Background For the past several years, the Department of Children and Families (DCF) has been researching active models for promoting family engagement and the value of lived experience in driving system-change. DCF explored many different models and selected Iowa’s Parent… Continue Reading →
June 30, 2019by: Cami PeggarCommunity Impact Coordinator of HealthUnited Way of Door County Keeping kid’s active during summer When it comes to kids, exercise is extremely important. It helps build their muscles and bones, maintain a healthy body weight, prevents… Continue Reading →
July 02, 2020by: Rebecca Nicholson Today marks the first day of the 2020 YMCA Summer Foods Program.