How the Opioid Crisis is Changing the American Family

People magazine introduces us to five different families from around the country who couldn’t look the other way when they saw their grandchild(ren) in need of a stable home. The reasons vary from both parents deceased because of a drug overdose to a parent struggling...

Do You Have a Child who Loves the Outdoors?

For 20 years, AWL has focused on breaking down the barriers that prevent Oregonians from taking part in outdoor recreation. Adventures Without Limits in Forest Grove, Oregon welcomes all kids regardless of their ability level, gender, ethnicity, age or special needs....

25 Ways to Ask, “How was your day?”

Just about every child will have a one word answer to “How was school?” If you’d like to hear more, ask about something the child cares about.   1. Who did you play with at recess? 2. Did you learn any new words? 3. What are you reading? 4. Do you...