In San Diego County, there are over 24,000 grandparents raising grandchildren and hundreds more relative caregivers. Often times, these caregivers have changed their plans for retirement and relaxation to step in to care for a relative. The support of these grandparents, aunts, uncles and other family members is a crucial element in creating a loving […]
The County Health and Human Services Agency records all births in the region, where about 45,000 babies are born every year. Here are the top 10 baby names parents chose in 2016 and how they ranked the previous year.
The County of San Diego and the San Diego Futures Foundation distributed approximately 200 refurbished computers to local foster families as part of the Computers for Foster Families Program. The Computers for Foster Families Program supports foster families by increasing computer and internet access for some of the region’s most vulnerable children. The County Board […]
Putting a smile on a child’s face just feels good — especially during the holiday season.
Picture this — you’re chasing down your flapjacks with Mexican cuisine, standing next to a two-story-tall Smokey Bear balloon when an expert flight team performs a perfect close formation flyby above you in the glinting sun and cloudless sky.
More than 125,000 lower-income children in San Diego County depend upon free or reduced-price meals during the school year. When school’s out for the summer, the summer meals program takes over to fill the nutrition gap.
Summer has definitely arrived in San Diego County and that means finding fun activities for your children, out-of-town visitors and even yourself. We’ve got a list that won’t break (or even touch!) the bank.