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Big Brothers Big Sisters Names BIG OF THE YEAR & It’s a Familiar Face!

(New Philadelphia, OH) – Big Brothers Big Sisters has named their Big of the Year and it’s Newsymom’s own Brittany Douglas! At the organization’s virtual annual Celebration of Potential banquet, Brittany and other Bigs, Littles, and families were honored.

ADC to Welcome National Leadership to Upcoming Meeting

(New Philadelphia, Ohio) – The Tuscarawas County Anti-Drug Coalition is excited to welcome CADCA President and CEO, General Barrye Price to an upcoming coalition meeting. General Price is an innovative and accomplished leader who has broken barriers in the professional world, as both a civilian and civil servant. In addition to his experience as COO/EVP …

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Ohio School Safety Center Releases 2020 Annual Report

(Ohio) – The Ohio Department of Public Safety (ODPS) recently released its 2020 Ohio School Safety Center (OSSC) Annual Report which demonstrates its ongoing commitment to school security during the COVID-19 pandemic when school threats and vulnerabilities shifted.

Safe sleep academy is now available to parents for free

(Akron, Ohio) – Akron Children’s Hospital and the Molly Ann Gries Foundation have partnered to create a free online training program to educate parents and caregivers about best practices related to infant safe sleep habits.

Together We Rise – Youth in Transition

When foster families show a commitment to their foster children, it can greatly impact children’s well-being and health – and especially their futures. One teenage girl, Kallie, has shared about her journey through foster care, through being in homes where she felt unconnected to being provided with a home where she feels comfortable and secure.