Posts with Category: Information

March 29, 2020

Just as we normally try and make a list of every local resource, we are trying to do the same online including LOCAL businesses who are moving some of their content or services online. more >

April 5, 2020

A link to a tutorial to make your own face mask, and a way to connect with locals in #757 who are making masks for those who need them. more >

April 3, 2020

As we all adjust to a new normal, there are local Hampton Roads Farms working to find new ways to make sure you can continue to enjoy their fresh, local produce. more >

April 2, 2020

Disney made this great course FREE last year (through Khan Academy) and this extended time off school is the PERFECT time to break it out for some hands-on creativity at home. more >

April 2, 2020

Student Lunch Resources During COVID-19 in Hampton Roads, VA. more >

April 1, 2020

Teachers and parents, please encourage your kids to send notes, drawings, and well wishes to hang up in the walkway! more >

April 1, 2020

The Bon Secours Care-A-Van is a free medical service that provides general medical care to uninsured adults and children in Hampton Roads communities. more >

March 31, 2020

If you are considered Essential Personnel during the COVID-19 crisis there is a number that has been set up in order to connect you with needed childcare options. more >

March 28, 2020

Locations offering Pizza Kits To Go in Hampton Roads, Virginia! more >

March 28, 2020

One positive that has come from all of the social distancing, school cancelations and business closures is that there are some great individuals and businesses who have stepped up to offer the kids (and adults!) some GREAT content. more >

March 28, 2020

Some local restaurants are stepping up to assist students who are in need of meals while school is not in session. more >

March 27, 2020

It is time to pull out the board games! The kids are home for awhile and everyone is searching for ideas to fill the time and make some great family memories.  Based on a poll we took in the MyActiveChild.com Hampton Roads… more >

March 26, 2020

There are some GREAT learning tools and entertainment resources that can be accessed at home on your devices for FREE with just your library card! more >

March 25, 2020

Here are some local ideas for ways to be a helper during this unprecedented time. more >

March 25, 2020

During the COVID-19 shutdown, WHRO Public Media in Norfolk is providing free access to their high-quality online courses for teachers and students in Virginia and beyond. more >

March 24, 2020

During this time, virtual support groups are open to all mothers in Virginia, regardless of the age of their child/children. Social support is an integral part of self-care while we practice physical distancing! more >

March 23, 2020

Some local #757 businesses are thinking outside of their 4 walls and have set up some great take-home fun for the kids. more >

March 23, 2020

Ideas to keep the kids active and moving while home during COVID19. more >

March 22, 2020

Although the front doors of Nauticus are closed, their virtual doors are wide open! During the closure, you can stay in contact with Nauticus via their Virtual Adventures Series! more >

March 18, 2020

A quick note just to let you know what we are doing our best to keep up with changing dates and cancellations of events on the MyActiveChild.com Calendar over the next few weeks. more >

March 9, 2020

The Active Parenting of Teens program offers an effective and unique approach to improving parent-teen interaction. Parents will learn to communicate effectively, resolve conflicts and discuss such difficult topics as violence, drugs, alcohol, and sex. more >

March 4, 2020

The Virginia Zoo has partnered with KultureCity to make Zoo grounds and programs sensory inclusive. more >

February 27, 2020

A FREE upcoming parenting class - Active Parenting -is being offered for families with children ages 5-12yrs. more >

February 24, 2020

Applications are now available for the Conservation Youth Team at the Virginia Zoo, open to rising/enrolled high school students ages 13 and up. more >

February 24, 2020

Pressure. Anxiety. Distress. It's not always easy to see signs of mental health struggles in youth athletes. more >

February 24, 2020

During the month of February 2020 you can turn in your old, expired and unsafe child safety seat and receive a $5 reward! more >

February 18, 2020

Information for teens on local programs that provide job opportunities for area youth in Hampton Roads! more >

February 18, 2020

Ninja Courses, Classes, and Birthday parties for Kids in Hampton Roads! more >

February 9, 2020

For those of you who are caretakers for individuals or family members with special needs - this information is SO Important. Project Lifesaver serves the Hampton Roads Community and has SAVED LIVES. more >

February 8, 2020

A FREE discussion led by Bon Secours Family Focus and an FBI Agent on Internet Safety and Child Trafficking and Exploitation. more >

February 7, 2020

I get asked all the time if I know of volunteer opportunities for children and families so I was thrilled when I discovered a group of local moms putting together events and opportunities for all ages! more >

February 5, 2020

Find out how your 4th grader (and the whole family) can enjoy FREE admission to our National Parks for a full year! more >

January 23, 2020

How to get started - becoming a Foster Parent in Hampton Roads, Virginia. more >

January 21, 2020

A fantastic (FREE) opportunity for girls ages 15-18... the Inspiring Girls programs are unique, tuition-free wilderness expeditions designed to inspire girls to explore science, art, and wilderness. more >

January 21, 2020

Upcoming Workshop: Co-Parenting - In the Child's Best Interest. more >

January 18, 2020

Exciting news for those of you who live in or work for the City of Newport News! The Ambassador Passes are BACK and are currently being offered to city residents or current city employees. more >

January 16, 2020

Local information sessions for parents on Human Trafficking. more >

January 16, 2020

A great resource for families with young deaf and hard of hearing children in Hampton Roads! more >

January 13, 2020

Learn about early childhood development including how to build strong, positive relationships with babies and toddlers. more >

January 8, 2020

If you have a singer ages 6 and up, in first grade through high school, they can audition for the upcoming semester of the Virginia Children's Chorus! more >

January 5, 2020

Are you a grandparent raising a grandchild? This FREE program, located in Chesapeake, is for you. more >

December 24, 2019

Join in the fun and help NORAD track Santa as he gets ready to make his BIG Trip! more >

December 24, 2019

Audubon's 119th Christmas Bird Count will take place this winter between the dates of Friday, December 14th, 2018 through Saturday, January 5th, 2019. more >

December 22, 2019

Check out the Reindeer Cam for Santa's Reindeer! more >

December 14, 2019

During the month of December members of the YMCA (YMCA of South Hampton Roads AND Peninsula Metropolitan YMCA) can enjoy a Membership Swap at The Virginia Living Museum! more >

December 12, 2019

This FREE program - ACT Raising Safe Kids - beginning January 2020 is for parents of children ages 0 to 8yrs old. more >

November 25, 2019

Our friends at VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads have great ideas for getting the whole family involved in giving back. Here is their fantastic list of volunteer opportunities available for youth in Hampton Roads. more >

November 13, 2019

You will learn the skills necessary to bring baby home, how to navigate changing family and social relationships, and leave with a DIA diaper bag of items you need to begin the parenting journey. more >

November 8, 2019

NAMI Family to Family - A class for parents, children, siblings, partners, and friends of a loved one with a chronic mental illness. more >

November 7, 2019

A FREE Forum for young men ages 11-17 who live in Hampton! The MXC THRIVE - Youth Violence Prevention Forum is Saturday, November 16th. more >

November 4, 2019

Here are some local Hampton Roads opportunities to take advantage of FREE flu shots! more >

October 29, 2019

Trick or Treating Guidelines in Hampton Roads, Virginia! more >

October 28, 2019

Operation Gratitude and the Halloween Candy Buy Back Program both support our military by collecting candy and providing it to deployed troops. more >

October 26, 2019

For those of you who struggle with anxiety, know someone who struggles with anxiety, or parent a child who struggles with anxiety, make sure to check out this upcoming event in Virginia Beach! more >

October 22, 2019

Join VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads as they host their Annual Family Volunteer Day this November! more >

October 21, 2019

Save the date for the Annual Tidewater Autism Summit. This is a FREE, family-friendly event. more >

October 2, 2019

Salvation Army locations on the Peninsula and Southside are currently accepting applications for Christmas Assistance. Please share with those who could benefit from these programs during the holiday season! more >

September 28, 2019

Girls On The Run Hampton Roads kicks off their Fall program next week! Registration is available through October 11, 2019. more >

September 26, 2019

Take advantage of Free Fishing Days and get out on the water this weekend! more >

September 26, 2019

Head down to the Virginia Beach Oceanfront for Boardwalk Weekend which will include the North American Sand Sculpting Championship, Atlantic Regatta, Volleyball competition, a Youth Art Show, Neptune’s Grand Parade, as well as music, food, and more. more >

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