Child Safety

Should You Enroll Your Child In School This Fall?

June 26, 2020 Parents and children have made it through many challenging months of quarantine. Now the thought on most parents’ minds is the decision about school enrollment in the fall. The only thing that ...

Safe Summer Camp Checklist

Did you know that many camps are not regulated or inspected? In Louisiana, a licence is required by the Department of Health and Hospitals to operate a summer day camp, but not all enforce safety polic...

LA’s Updated Car Seat Law: What You Should Know

July 30, 2019 This Thursday, Louisiana's revised car seat law will take effect. Here’s what every parent and guardian needs to know — even those with children aged 13-18. State legislators this year tied chil...

Can Swimming Make Your Kid Smarter?

by Erin Cohn, January 15, 2019 While many people are aware of the physical benefits of swimming, new research suggests that it can also be instrumental in early childhood brain development. Love Swimming, th...

BEad AWARE- The Toxic Tale of Mardi Gras Beads

By Kate Stevens City workers just pulled 93,000 pounds of Mardi Gras beads from storm drains. These same beads can be contaminated with dangerously high levels of lead– and let's be honest, beads that almost e...

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