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Child Vaccinations Drop as Parents Avoid the Doctor’s Office

Since it’s National Infant Immunization Week, we think it’s important to talk about the recent drop in child vaccinations and check-ups due to COVID-19. It’s common sense that anyone concerned…

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Economic Impact Payment for Social Security and SSI Recipients

Steps to Take and Schedule of Payments Provided by the Social Security Administration This document provides information for Social Security beneficiaries (retirement, survivors, disability) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) recipients…

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Needs of Older Youth During COVID-19

As COVID-19 continues, we must cater to the needs of older youth in foster care and kinship care who rely on us to ensure their well-being. “These are young people…

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Toxic Stress in Children: What It Does and How to Mitigate It

Feeling stressed has become a more frequent expression as we are challenged more every day by the impact and implications of COVID-19. Stress is always present in our lives, and in…

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Kinship Stories of Hope

April is the National Month of Hope, something of which we are all in need during this difficult and unprecedented time. As such, ASCI employees share how they are remaining…

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Acts of Kindness During COVID-19

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How to Stay Pain-Free While Working from Home

Provided by the Society for Human Resource Management Millions of people who are working from home to stop the spread of COVID-19 have found themselves in makeshift workstations without proper…

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Elmo’s Dad Encourages Parents: “You Are Doing an Amazing Job”

It’s nice to know that Sesame Street characters are social distancing, too! Elmo’s dad, Louie, understands the struggles that parents feel staying home. In this YouTube video, Louie commends parents…

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How Multigenerational Families Manage Social Distancing Under One Roof

Like many multigenerational families, the Walker’s have quite a unique story, according to Kaiser Health News. Four generations ranging from 3-96 years old live under one roof, enjoying advantages such…

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ASCI Needs Your Input on Food Distribution!

Although community organizations everywhere are doing all they can to help our neighborhoods through this daunting time, there are still families unable to access needed assistance. As we work together…

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