Health & Wellness

Day of Silence: Register to Participate on April 23!

The GLSEN Day of Silence on April 23, 2021, is a nationwide event led by students. During this time, everyone involved takes a vow of silence to highlight the effects…

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Sexual Assault Warning Signs for College-Age Adults

College campuses and locations frequented by college students are hot points for sexual violence. Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN) shares that in 8 out of 10 cases of…

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Child Welfare Legislative Updates: March 8-19, 2021

Please review the following child welfare legislative updates pertinent to children and families from March 8-19, 2021. These bills and other important legislation can be tracked at GovTrack.us. Health   S. 699 — Sen….

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American Rescue Plan Act: Benefits for Children & Families

On March 11, President Biden signed the $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan Act into law, providing much-needed, immediate financial relief for children and families struggling from the impacts of COVID-19….

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Affirming LGBTQ+ Youth: ASCI Training for Caregivers

Can you imagine growing up without anyone who affirms your identity? When youth in care enter a new home, it is important that caregivers protect and prepare them for societal…

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Family Centers of Allegheny County Offering Free Virtual Classes, Support for Families

Having a safe space for parents and kids to go and exchange ideas helps keep families strong! Family Centers are safe and supportive spaces for parents to learn about the…

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Child Welfare Legislative Updates: February 22-26 & March 1-5, 2021

Please review the following child welfare legislative updates pertinent to children and families from February 22-26 & March 1-5, 2021. These bills and other important legislation can be tracked at GovTrack.us. Health   S….

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Women-Owned Businesses in Pittsburgh and Philadelphia You Can Support

March is Women’s History Month and we’d like to celebrate these amazing women-owned businesses in Pittsburgh and Philadelphia! It is vital to support female entrepreneurs. Here are a few places you…

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6 Tips to Maintain a Healthy Weight

World Obesity Day is about the obesity epidemic across the world. There are practical solutions to lessen and rewind this global issue in order to help people live healthier and…

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Child Welfare Legislative Updates: February 8-19, 2021

Please review the following child welfare legislative updates pertinent to children and families from February 8-19, 2021. These bills and other important legislation can be tracked at GovTrack.us. Health   S. 304 — Sen. Tammy Duckworth…

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