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Thrive: Heart and Hustle Featuring Kat Cole

Helping Mamas is thrilled to announce that Kat Cole will be our keynote speaker for our next Thrive event! Thrive is our signature series for women in the workplace. Come get inspired listening to Kat talk about Heart and Hustle Hustle and Heart: Lessons from Unexpected Places Kat draws heavily on her own personal and professional experiences and upbringing to share how they have greatly impacted the leader and woman she is today in this inspiring and thought-provoking presentation. Sharing the [...]

October 2nd, 2017|

Diaper Need Awareness Week Calendar of Events

Fall Fling Crop Saturday September 9th 10AM-6PM Cannon United Methodist Church 2424 Webb Gin House Rd. SW Snellville,GA 30078                   Spirit Night: Chick-fil-A on Scenic Highway September 26th 5:00pm-8:00pm 1559 Scenic Hwy N, Snellville, GA 30078                   Diaper Drive at Culver's September 25th-October 1st 10:30am-10:00pm 1133 Scenic Hwy S, Lawrenceville, GA 30045                   Diaper Drive at [...]

September 1st, 2017|

Diaper Need in America

The Huffington Post has recently published a powerful and in-depth article exploring the issue of diaper need in America and the rise of diaper banks across the country. “Families are making really tough choices between buying food or buying diapers, and every single time, they’re gonna choose to feed their children, and they’re gonna try to make those diapers last as long as they can" - Michelle Old, founder of Diaper Bank of North Carolina. 1 in 3 moms choose [...]

August 28th, 2017|

Baby Talk: Poverty and Neurological Development

Happy August and welcome back to Baby Talk! As we’re now gearing up to get back to school, this month is dedicated on discussing the relationship between poverty and neurological development. Poverty affects a myriad of things within your physical, mental, and social health, beginning from childhood and extending well into adulthood. It is associated with: increased neonatal and postneonatal mortality rates, greater risk of injuries resulting from accidents or physical abuse/neglect, higher risk for asthma, and lower developmental scores [...]

August 7th, 2017|

Stress in Childhood Has Serious Effects on the Brain

“The damage that happens to kids from the infectious disease of toxic stress is as severe as the damage from meningitis or polio or pertussis,” - Dr. Tina Hahn, a pediatrician in Caro, Michigan. Continuous stress during early childhood can become toxic to the body and harm children's brains and other body systems. While there are many factors that create a stressful environment, having basic needs met helps to alleviate some of this stress. Supplying essential baby supplies to families living [...]

July 31st, 2017|

Poverty, Safe Sleep, and Sweet Dreams

This July, Helping Mamas is gearing up to launch our Sweet Dreams campaign. Sweet Dreams is our safe sleep initiative where we are dedicated to providing a safe sleeping option to all of the families that we serve. Why is safe sleep so important? According to the CDC, there are an estimated 3,700 sudden unexplained infant deaths per year. A sudden unexplained infant death includes SIDS, unknown causes, and accidental suffocation and strangulation. The majority of these unexplained deaths occur [...]

July 17th, 2017|
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