Posts with Category: Information

September 12, 2018

Hurricane Florence is making her way towards Hampton Roads and now is the time to get your emergency plans in place! more >

September 2, 2018

The primary goal of the course is to provide fathers with a supportive environment where they are able to openly discuss the challenges of fatherhood, gain insight into the importance of their role in the development of their children and empower them to attain skills to promote self-efficacy. more >

August 27, 2018

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

August 13, 2018

The Virginia Sports Hall of Fame is currently accepting nominations for the 14th Annual Student-Athlete Achievement Awards! more >

August 5, 2018

Friday, August 4th kicks off this season's Tax-Free Shopping Weekend in Virginia! more >

August 2, 2018

Participating area Dairy Queen stores will be donating at least $1 to CHKD for every Blizzard sold in their stores on Thursday, August 2nd as a part of Miracle Treat Day. more >

July 29, 2018

CHADD of Hampton Roads ADHD Awareness and Support Group offers parents, teachers, health professionals, and other involved adults a place to learn and support one another while best managing ADHD. more >

July 26, 2018

If you live in Chesapeake, have a child getting ready to start Kindergarten this fall, and don't have health insurance, you can take advantage of FREE Kindergarten Physicals for your child on the following dates! more >

July 22, 2018

The Up Center is hosting FREE Social Skills and Autism Skill Building Groups for Children ages 6-10, and a Parental Support Group for Caregivers. There will be locations for this group in both Norfolk and Portsmouth. more >

July 12, 2018

Would you like to be part of a study to improve the health of children in Hampton Roads? more >

July 9, 2018

Kicking off this week, a six-part series for local Dads, Grandfathers, and Father-Figures! Free for City of Hampton residents and a small fee for non-residents. Learn CPR & First Aid, Fire prevention and childproofing, Safe water practices, Rules of the Road for Bikes & Cars, and Safety & Guns. more >

June 25, 2018

A great opportunity for local high school students to explore local careers! The first annual Youth Industry Tours will take place in Chesapeake and is open to all high school students in Hampton Roads. more >

June 13, 2018

1-2-3 Magic is a 4 week program that teaches parents how to correct negative behavior in children 2 to 12 years old, while encouraging positive behavior. more >

June 12, 2018

The new session of the Fatherhood Development Group kicks off this week in Norfolk! more >

May 29, 2018

1-2-3 Magic is a 4 week program that teaches parents how to correct negative behavior in children 2 to 12 years old, while encouraging positive behavior. more >

May 27, 2018

Applications are being accepted until May 30, 2018! There is no cost for students that are selected for this one-day STEM program on July 14, 2018 at Norfolk State University. more >

May 11, 2018

The Virginia Beach Department of Public Health has a free Infant Play Group for first-time parents with babies birth up to 12 months of age. more >

May 7, 2018

The beauty is back! Opening Day for LanternAsia is scheduled for March 9, 2018. more >

May 1, 2018

Coming up in August, a FREE Science Camp opportunity for deaf or hard of hearing kids! more >

May 1, 2018

A free, one week, 1/2 day program designed to teach students of Suffolk, ages 12-15, about observation, photography, evidence collection, preservation and testimony in court. more >

April 16, 2018

An opportunity for a FREE STEAM Youth Football Camp (ages 8-17), coming up at Norfolk State University and presented by the Don Carey Reech Foundation. more >

April 12, 2018

What combines creativity, design, and giving back? The Can-Structure competition planned for later this month in Newport News! more >

April 11, 2018

If your child lives in Virginia Beach and they are turning four by September 30, 2018 they may be eligible for Pre-K programs through the Virginia Beach Public School District. more >

April 10, 2018

An important topic to cover with all children, regardless of whether you have a gun in your own home. more >

April 3, 2018

Another great event for those headed to Prom this Spring! The Hampton Roads Cinderella Project FREE Prom Dress Giveaway is taking place this weekend! more >

March 21, 2018

Rookie Dads class prepares expectant dads to face the challenges of being a new dad. These free classes show dads how to take care of their baby's needs, how to interact with their new baby, and give great tips from a father's perspective taught by a certified Fatherhood Consultant. more >

March 20, 2018

This one is for the BOYS! The 2018 Chesapeake Commonwealth Attorney's Boys' Leadership Conference "Take It To The Next Level". more >

March 20, 2018

This FREE program specifically for Parents of Children with Special Needs and Health Challenges begins in Norfolk and Newport News locations in late March 2018. more >

March 13, 2018

After a year of thinking it over, this past holiday season both my kids got fitness trackers. They are, almost 3 months later, still my favorite takeaway from Christmas (sorry Fingerlings). more >

March 3, 2018

If you own or operate a local preschool or daycare program in Hampton Roads, this information is for you! more >

March 1, 2018

If you have an Active Teen who is interested in working with children, and/or within the medical field this is a wonderful opportunity for great experience! more >

February 22, 2018

A FREE Workshop for girls and boys in grades 1-8 who are interested in learning about Architecture. more >

February 13, 2018

Save the date and spread the word to Juniors and Seniors who may need assistance with Prom Expenses! more >

February 11, 2018

A FREE upcoming Screening Clinic from Shriners Hospitals! Please share with families who may be in need or their support and services. more >

January 22, 2018

Coming up for local teens and young adults ages 16-24, the Hampton Roads Regional NextGen Opportunity Fair! more >

January 16, 2018

The Norfolk Emerging Leaders (NEL) program provides teens ages 16-19 (as well as college and graduate students) with paid summer employment opportunities. more >

January 16, 2018

Surviving Your Adolescents is a FREE Program for parents of teens where you will discuss normal adolescent behavior, how to manage teen risk-taking, what NOT to do, and more. more >

December 11, 2017

Sharing these FREE workshops beginning in January 2018 to help individuals and families with financial planning and debt management. more >

October 12, 2017

Whether you are a child or an adult, man or woman, parent or grandparent, RC racing is a great hobby and there are lots of options to try! more >

September 21, 2017

One local organization is working to support deployed troops this holiday season and I wanted to let you know how your family can get involved. Kids can help too! more >

September 13, 2017

We all need support at some point in our parenting journey - take advantage of this FREE Positive Parenting class. more >

September 2, 2017

Coming up as a part of the FREE CHKD Parents Academy Workshops, a 4 Part Series - Parenting Your Child With Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). more >

August 31, 2017

For those of you with children, or who work with children that have special needs around mobility - this event is a great place to check out available technology and equipment options! more >

August 22, 2017

If you are a Hampton Roads Grandparent raising a Grandchild, make sure to check out this great local support program. more >

August 3, 2017

There are several locations where breastfeeding mamas (and those who support them) can come participate in the BIG Latch On Event this Saturday in Hampton Roads! more >

July 25, 2017

Parenting on the Same Page is offered as a free workshop through CHKD. more >

July 15, 2017

Looking for something fun and FREE to do with the kids this summer? Sign up for Anthem LemonAid and support kids fighting cancer at CHKD! more >

July 6, 2017

For those of you who love to Roller Skate, here is another local roller rink option, just for summer! An outdoor roller rink at MacArthur Center! more >

June 29, 2017

Every year the Back-To-School Brigade helps eligible military families with school supplies for kids through Operation Homefront. more >

June 13, 2017

Does your child love science? Don't miss this FREE opportunity open to students in 6th-8th grades from the Virginia Aquarium! more >

May 28, 2017

A FREE Class for Parents who have Children with Mental Health Needs offering information and local supports. more >

May 23, 2017

A great summer opportunity for Newport News and Hampton youth between the ages of 14-18! Deadline to apply is May 26! more >

May 8, 2017

Parents, we have all been there. Diapers are expensive. Let's help ease the burden for Hampton Roads Families in need by supporting the No Child Wet Behind initiative this month! more >

May 8, 2017

A fantastic way to give back to the local Hampton Roads Community. Give Local 757 is a one-day event on May 9, 2017. more >

May 4, 2017

May is Bike Month is Norfolk and there are LOTS of great activities planned! more >

April 11, 2017

CHKD Sports Medicine and Old Dominion University Human Movement Sciences faculty will provide coaches of competitive sports clubs, high school, middle school, and recreation programs an opportunity to learn how to train their athletes to excel in sports. more >

April 8, 2017

If you are a breastfeeding mama or support those who make the choice to breastfeed the Consortium for Infant and Child Health is looking for local advocates! more >

March 27, 2017

For those of you who work with, or volunteer with children and youth, a FREE training is coming up on Trauma Informed Care. more >

March 17, 2017

Learn the importance of creating a culture of kindness in our homes, schools, and communities. Children develop positive relationships and build their own competencies when kindness and compassion are modeled and expected. more >

March 14, 2017

The Peninsula Jaycees are sponsoring eight camp scholarships for children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities for summer 2017. more >

 
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