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April 4, 2017

Perhaps you feel like you already know everything there is to know about child abuse and neglect. But there’s a good chance that you believe at least a few myths about child abuse prevention. And we can do better.

December 11, 2016

Squeezing in some memorable family time is important this time of year, and you don't have to create all this Christmas magic yourself. There are some great local events to help spread the cheer. 

Our friends at Macaroni Kids have rounded up a list of local events...

October 26, 2016

Two pink lines bring a lot of emotions - including the joy of an expanding family. But, for some couples, the joy of pregnancy is soon followed by the pain of loss. 

As many as 25 percent of pregnancies end in miscarriage (and many go unreported), which means that it's...

April 13, 2016

Connections matter. 

As a caregivers, making connections to each other and to the community can make you an even better parent. That's because these connections can help provide a sense of purpose and build a support system that you can lean on when you need it.

And you...

January 21, 2016

You want to be the perfect parent.

The type of parent who always wears a smile (and a clean shirt), never yells or cries, and who can do everything for everyone. And this should be done all by yourself.

But here's the truth - a perfect parent is a myth. No one can do eve...

December 16, 2015

Racial inequality and discrimination are hot topics - in the United States and right in the Quad Cities. There seems to be something in the news every day - from debates about refugees and immigration to demonstrations and even riots.


But this can be a scary topic...