Healthy Start Vouchers

Healthy Start helps you give your family the very best start in life If you are pregnant or have a child under four years old you could get Healthy Start vouchers to help buy some basic foods. This important means-tested scheme provides vouchers to spend with local retailers. Pregnant women and children over one and under four years…

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Home-Start

Home-Start is one of the leading family support charities in the UK. Home-Start volunteers help families with young children deal with the challenges they face. We support parents as they learn to cope, improve their confidence and build better lives for their children. Our support for families Across all four nations of the United Kingdom…

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Empowerment Pants!

When our Senior Co-Ordinator said get your big girl pants on…Empowerment Pants! A strong sense of self! At MsMissMrs, we never underestimate the importance of self-esteem. We believe a strong sense of self and good self-awareness plays a critical role in shaping the choices and the decisions we all make in our lives. But we…

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The Bruised Apple Experiment

One woman found an incredible way to teach a crucial lesson. Rosie Dutton of Relax Kids, a U.K.-based company that deals with kids’ mindfulness and relaxation, teaches a weekly class for 10- and 11-year-olds. During a recent class, Dutton used apples to brilliantly illustrate the point that the effects of bullying aren’t always so conspicuous…

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CRYSTALLIZED ICICLE ORNAMENTS

CRYSTALLIZED ICICLE ORNAMENTS – MAKING ICE CRYSTALS WITH BORAX AND PIPE CLEANERS Make shimmering, crystal icicles at home or in the classroom with this simple science experiment! Have you ever made “ice crystals” with Borax and Pipe cleaners?  It’s one of those classic science activities for kids, but believe it or not, until last week, we hadn’t…

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Reach out and Take the Pledge

Reach out and Take the Pledge Reduce Loneliness in your area and reach out to someone Following a growing body of research suggesting that social isolation and loneliness has a significant affect on people’s health and wellbeing, NHS Highland has launched a campaign across the Highlands and Argyll & Bute to raise awareness of the…

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Beep Beep! Day

Brake’s ‘Beep Beep! Day The Importance of Teaching Children About Road Safety Road safety charity, Brake’s ‘Beep Beep! Day’ is taking place on three dates in 2016 to help raise the road safety awareness of children. Beep Beep! Day is taking place in 2016 on 9 March, 13 July and 23 November with thousands of…

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