Feeling Gratitude Workshop

November 24, 2020 | Mary Andrews

Feeling Gratitude Workshop

Gratitude, or thankfulness, is not just to make other people feel good. Gratitude makes you feel good—happier and more empathetic—too! Gratitude isn’t reserved for just big things, either. Feeli...

5 AWESOME MINDFUL GRATITUDE ACTIVITIES FOR KIDS

November 19, 2020 | Mary Andrews

5 AWESOME MINDFUL GRATITUDE ACTIVITIES FOR KIDS

In this post I’ll share five of my absolute favorite mindful gratitude activities you can do with kids of any age. These are perfect for thanksgiving … or any day you want to connect with your kid...

Holidays During the Pandemic

September 30, 2020 | Meedra Surratte

Holidays During the Pandemic

As we head into the holidays, families everywhere are struggling to make plans appropriate for the pandemic. How do we celebrate when we can’t be together as usual? How do we resolve differences of ...

Overnight Caregiver Opportunity Available

August 26, 2020 | Kimyada Maddrey

Unique free housing opportunity for individuals working or studying remotely Seeking exceptional individual interested in becoming housemate/caregiver for man with autism in North Wilmington/Bellefont...

The Trauma Associated with the COVID-19 Pandemic – Resources for Families and Educators on Trauma Informed Approaches to Support Students

April 16, 2020 | Meedra Surratte

The Trauma Associated with the COVID-19 Pandemic – Resources for Families and Educators on Trauma Informed Approaches to Support Students

Included are a number of resources specifically aimed at addressing the trauma associated with COVID-19 Illness, school closures, changes in routines etc. Teaching Tolerance:  A Trauma-Informed Appro...

Delaware Department of Education Resources for Students, Families and Educators

April 15, 2020 | Meedra Surratte

Delaware Department of Education Resources for Students, Families and Educators

Delaware Department of Education has developed a number of resources for students, families and educators to support remote learning.  This link includes access to learning resources, dates, times an...

Behavior Strategies Families can use to support learning at Home

April 14, 2020 | Meedra Surratte

Behavior Strategies Families can use to support learning at Home

The Center  on Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports (PBIS) in collaboration with the Center for Parent Information & Resources has developed an online resource for families on behavior su...

Tips For Social Distancing, Quarantine, And Isolation During An Infectious Disease Outbreak

April 14, 2020 | Meedra Surratte

This resource from SAMHSA provides tips for social distancing while maintaining balance, mental and emotional health.   tips-social-distancing-quarantine-isolation-0316206859

Video from Office of Civil Rights, (OCR) about Accessing online learning for students with Disabilties

March 29, 2020 | Meedra Surratte

Video from Office of Civil Rights, (OCR) about Accessing online learning for students with Disabilties

This 7-minute video outlines the protections for individuals with disabilities and online accessibility.  If online learning is available to students without disabilities, it must be accessible to ev...

Supporting Families During Covid-19

March 26, 2020 | Meedra Surratte

Supporting Families During Covid-19

JFS ON CALL: If you need someone to talk to, be heard, share your concerns during what is a very stressful time for many, Jewish Family Services (JFS) is offering a confidential support hotline to spe...

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