Spring is finally here!

I don’t know about you but if you are anything like me spring is a time of hope.  The weather starts to get warmer, the light stays a little longer and it lures people outside to enjoy what we normally cannot in the winter.  If you are wondering what you can do with your young …

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Celebrating Women’s History Month all year long!

Celebrating Women’s History All Year Long! March is Women’s History Month so for 31 days we have an opportunity to highlight the contributions women have made and continue to make to our society. At First Chance for Children we like to incorporate Women’s History into many of the things we do and celebrate year round!  …

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Mom pulls baby on sled outside in winter

4 Ways to Spend More Time Outside

Time outside is simple, cheap, and good for you & your child. Playing outdoors involves movement, choices, exploration, discovery, and interaction – all important ingredients for both you and your child’s health and wellness. Even 20 minutes outside is a sensory experience for your baby, full of fresh air, new sounds, smells, textures, and colors.  …

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mother holding small baby close to her chest

Children’s Health Month

The month of October is Children’s Health Month. One of our interns, Caitlyn W. has worked in child welfare for many years. She shares the following tips & info about how First Chance helps with child healthy & how you can too! Health is not just physical health. Health also includes mental health and well-being. …

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