Drowning is the number one cause of injury-related death among children between the ages of 1 and 5 and the second leading cause of death for children ages 1-14.
Spring is in the air, and for many local school students, that means getting their hands in the dirt. Participating in the cultivation of a school garden affords students opportunities that reach far beyond environmental education.
The female mind is complex; beautiful and wondrous, but complex. As parents, the more we understand and appreciate the intricacies of the female mind, the more equipped we will be in providing support and guidance to our daughters, and also be more in tune to our own thoughts and feelings.
The Mental Health Association of Monmouth County (MHAMC), together with key stakeholders from the Rumson and Fair Haven areas, is working to help fight mental health stigma, increase awareness on prevention efforts, and provide best practice education to help contain exposure to traumatic events.