Suicide: Don’t Not Talk About It

Suicide: Don’t Not Talk About It

Suicide: Don’t Not Talk About It Confusing title? Well let’s face it – it can be a confusing and scary subject to think about talking to your children about. Let’s

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Emergency Preparedness from our Health District

It’s Hurricane season for the Northern Atlantic begins on June 1st and ends on November 30th, with the peak being late August through September. On average, 10 named storms occur

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Let’s Talk

Let’s Talk We had been thinking about our post from back in February on talking to our kids about politics. Go ahead and groan… there is no escaping the media

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Biking in Mansfield

It’s May, National Bike Month!! Are you looking or a safe place for kids to ride bikes?  There are plenty of spots in Mansfield and the surrounding towns that offer

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It’s Springtime… get active!

There are so many ways to get and stay active in and around Mansfield this spring.  Of course, it can be hard to actually do it, despite good intentions.  There

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Summer Camps!

Summer Camp Summary What’s there to do this summer? Options for preschoolers, sports camps, arts camps, science camps, and more in the greater Mansfield area Local School Options Community Children’s

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The Food Waste Challenge

Have you heard about the Town of Mansfield’s Food Waste Challenge?  Ginny Walton, the Town’s Recycling Coordinator, has designed a challenge to help your family save money and be eco-friendly.

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Tips for talking to kids about politics

DOs and DON’Ts: Helping kids sort it out Back in November there seemed to be no shortage of articles related to “how to talk to your child about the election”.

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Joshua’s Trust Photo Show

I just took my son yesterday on a quick walk to Wolf Rock on Crane Hill Road yesterday to take a photo for the Joshua’s Trust Kids’ Photo Show. It

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No name calling week

No Name-Calling Week It’s GLSEN’s annual No Name-Calling Week (NNCW). And yes, you’re absolutely right – EVERY WEEK should discourage name-calling. But this week is special. This is the week

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