Articles about family support

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Last updated: 05/05/2020

As a teenager, 13-year old Mariah Hainsworth had difficulty expressing herself and shied away from interactions with other youth her age. “Mariah was very shy. She was never...

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Reporting Child Abuse as a Service Member

Last updated: 04/30/2020

Reporting Child Abuse as a Service Member How to Report Child Abuse In The Military March 27, 2020 @ 6:12 PM | 6 Min Read | 29857 Views How to Report Child Abuse or Neglect In...

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'I can't know the children are safe': social workers' fears over lockdown

Last updated: 04/09/2020

When Kate* went to do an initial child protection assessment the other day, she had to see the youngster in the garden. “They didn’t really understand what was going on, they...

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How To Talk About The Coronavirus With Kids

Last updated: 04/07/2020

With schools and non-essential businesses closed in an attempt to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus, many families are feeling the strain of balancing home and work life...

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The Stories Behind the Numbers

Last updated: 11/08/2019

Nearly 1 in 5 infants and toddlers in the United States were living in poverty in 2018, according to data released today by the U.S. Census Bureau. But numbers only tell part of...

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Support Your Child During Deployment

Last updated: 10/07/2019

September 10, 2019 @ 3:21 PM | 4 Min Read | 509 Views 4 Ways You Can Support the Children You Love During Their Parent’s Deployment Grandparents, aunts and uncles, family...

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How to Explain Adoption Dissolution to Adopted Kids - Creating a Family

Last updated: 09/13/2019

A while back, we received a question from a mom that absolutely broke my heart (and made me see red)! How do we explain an adoption dissolution to adopted kids without making...

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