Monthly Archives: December 2013

Seven Healthy Holiday Snacks

By |December 18th, 2013|

Switch up your holiday theme snacks this season! During the holidays kids get plenty of sugar and sweet treats, so try giving them a fun holiday snack that will make them smile and keep them healthy. This list of our favorite healthy holiday treats will give you some ideas for how to make this season […]

Introducing 211 Family Info!

By |December 17th, 2013|

 Have you ever wished for a single place to call, text or email to get your parenting questions answered?
We are pleased to introduce a new resource provided by 211info for families in Lane County! 211info’s brand new specialty service can help parents and caregivers who are wondering about topics like “what can I do to […]

Ten Tips for Creating Healthy Habits

By |December 16th, 2013|

Eating healthy means more than just counting calories and serving sizes or following a colorful chart, it is about creating every day healthy habits for you and your family. The eating habits and food choices you instill in your children today will be the building blocks for their health in the future. These ten tips […]

Cold Weather Safety

By |December 11th, 2013|

A snowy, frozen winter wonderland brings with it a thousand ideas for fun activities to do outdoors with your family. Unfortunately, the cold weather season also brings new hazards to consider before heading outside. We have put together some helpful tips for keeping your family safe and healthy throughout the winter season.
Hints for the Home

Make […]

LaneKids 2013 Parent Survey

By |December 7th, 2013|

LaneKids wants to hear from you!
United Way and partners received funding from the Oregon Parenting Education Collaborative in 2011 to start LaneKids, a resource for parents in Lane County. As a parent, LaneKids would like to invite you to participate in a survey about our community’s support of young families and the programs and activities […]