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Swim Safe this Summer :: Fort Worth Drowning Prevention Coalition

The state of Texas is No. 1 in many areas, but, unfortunately, this includes No. 1 in pool drowning deaths. Within Texas, Tarrant County was declared by the Texas Department of Health Services to be the leading county for reported drowning incidents of both children and adults in 2012. Overall, drowning is the second leading cause for children […]

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ACH Child and Family Services // Caring for Abandoned and Neglected Children

In 1915, a group of women from churches of various denominations banded together to help the growing number of destitute women in the Fort Worth area. In 1930, this group would change its focus to helping and caring for the abandoned and neglected children of Fort Worth, and thus the All Church Home was born. […]

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Ten on Tuesday: I Made the Pledge {Sponsored}

Disclaimer :: This post is sponsored by The Reverse Litter program, funded by the Tarrant Regional Water District and the cities of Fort Worth, Denton, and Dallas. The following comments are Elizabeth’s own thoughts and feelings. One of my favorite things about my neighborhood is the amazing park right down the street, and the Trinity River that […]

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Guiding Children Through Grief // The WARM Place

After experiencing the devastating effects of her 14-year-old son Michael’s death in 1984, Peggy Bohme, co-founder of The WARM Place, reached out to her nine-year-old daughter’s pediatrician in search of a place where Meghan could grapple with her own feelings of loss and receive additional emotional support. Her pediatrician, Dr. John Richardson, explained how such a place […]

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The Heart of the Matter // Tarrant County American Heart Association

The Tarrant County American Heart Association, a part of the National American Heart Association/American Stroke Association, has been dedicated to fighting heart disease and stroke since its foundation in 1924. As a member of the oldest and largest volunteer organization in the country, the Tarrant County American Heart Association is focused on funding innovative research, […]

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