Parent Action for Healthy Kids® in the News Blog
As Parent Action for Healthy Kids® is all about disseminating information, when the information is about our organization we're proud to pass that along too. The following articles have appeared in print or web-based publications. We appreciate their promoting our important cause.
Parents are very important people when it comes to when it comes to supporting social and emotional needs in school.
A school that puts SEL into practice creates and supports a nurturing atmosphere. This allows students to stay calm and reduces emotional tension which improves their ability to learn. SEL knowledge and skills can also be a part of classroom lessons.
Whether Josh Jaime and his 17-year-old son, Solomon, are in the car, jogging around Kensington Metropark or powering through strawberry waffles at IHOP, they al… [Read More]
Parent Action for Healthy Kids announces the 2017 Talk Early & Talk Often® (TETO) parent workshop schedule. This two-hour workshop will help Michigan parent… [Read More]
Barb Flis, Founder of Parent Action for Healthy Kids Parents and supportive adults play a key role in empowering teens to choose to have a fun and safe prom nig… [Read More]
What is bullying? A bully is often thought of as a big kid who physically or verbally assaults a smaller kid. But that’s not always the case. Bullying occurs w… [Read More]
With Michigan ranked last in the nation for school nurses, Parent Action for Healthy Kids (PAFHK), in collaboration with Michigan School Nurse Task Force, today announced a statewide campaign to increase parents’ awareness of the critical role school nurses play in schools.
Important reminder for parents to keep their children reading over the summer.
What good has worrying ever done? Here are some ways to calm your child’s worries. Kids don’t have to pay bills, cook dinners, or manage carpools. But — just… [Read More]
Here are some fun activities, as we’ll as low-cal recipes perfect for your Father’s Day celebration.
Research shows that Dads are an important influence on whether their teenagers become pregnant or cause a pregnancy. In many ways your behavior and the connecte… [Read More]