Nearly two million New Yorkers age 12 and older have substance abuse or addiction issues annually. It is a widespread problem that can disrupt the lives of many. As part of our mission to promote healthy families and communities, as well as work with those who have behavioral health issues,…
Family & Community
March 10 is National Women & Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, a day in which we recognize the struggle of people living with HIV/AIDS. We also use this day to empower women to make healthy choices when it comes to HIV/AIDS, whether they are already living with the disease, or whether they need advice on how to prevent it.
Parenting is hard and it’s getting even harder. As a parenting educator, I often get asked why I think it so difficult to raise today’s generation. Is it technology, the economy, or maybe something in the water? Although many variables play a part in the changes we see today, my experience has taught me that children have not changed that much across generations.