Free Emergency Child Care Scholarships Available

This communication includes important information about Emergency Childcare Scholarships now available for First Responders and Healthcare Organizations from The Early Learning Coalition! Why is this Scholarship available now? Florida’s Office of Early Learning, under...
Too many hot car deaths

Too many hot car deaths

Child hot car deaths on pace to break last year’s record Posted: 9:24 AM, Oct 16, 2019, Updated: 4:46 PM, Oct 16, 2019WP TV, By: Susan Gonzalez, View Original Article Here The number of children who have died as a result of being left in a hot vehicle is on pace...
Recall: Fisher-Price Sleepers

Recall: Fisher-Price Sleepers

Fisher-Price is recalling the Rock ‘n Play Sleeper and Ultra-Lite Day & Night Play Yard with Inclined Sleeper due to product safety concerns. 30 infants have died in the last 10 years. If you have one of the products below, you should immediately stop using...
Water Safety: Preventing Drowning

Water Safety: Preventing Drowning

Summary: Florida is the leader in drowning deaths of children 4 and under. Children can drown in 2 inches of water in 2 seconds.  JACD, a non-profit organization, can help you keep your children safe. They provide free pool fencing for families with ungated water...
How Much Device Screen Use for Children?

How Much Device Screen Use for Children?

SUMMARY: There are many reasons for parents to be thoughtful about how much screen time they allow their children. Amount of screen use per day has been associated with developmental outcomes, obesity, poor sleep quality and eye development. Expert organizations have...