Jun 17, 2014
From time to time, we all may lose jobs, experience financial hardship or even financial devastation that causes those of us who are parents to make the difficult decision of temporarily placing our children in the care of the State. In other unfortunate times, children are taken away from parents due to neglect caused by poor parenting skills, drug abuse, exposure to domestic violence or other situations that may harm the child.
Jun 5, 2014
In our last blog post, you read about the summer slide and how it disproportionately affects children living in poverty.
Feb 25, 2014
Heart to Heart: A Positive Parenting Program is the newest program for families at SLP. Through community partners and existing parenting programs, SLP will administer a weekly program aimed at improving relationships between parents and children, and in turn improving outcomes for children. School readiness and success, along with a healthy parental relationship can make all the difference for our children.