It's back to school time!! Community EPIC Stakeholder Groups are made up of individuals who live and/or work in a community and are actively involved in the continued development of that community including eradicating challenges to school attendance and performance. Northwest EPIC Stakeholders and Green Tree Community Health Foundation have combined sources to present Marilyn Pendelton, Certified Grief Recovery Specialist. She reveals losses that impact student learning and educates how to get rid of misinformation related to grief.
DID YOU KNOW?
1 out of 5 children have a learning, emotional, or behavioral problem due to the family system changing. (National Center for Health Statistics) Rainbows http://www.rainbows.org/statistics.html
Asthma Every day in the United States:
•36,000 kids miss school due to asthma. Asthma is the most common chronic condition among children.
•Nearly 5 million asthma sufferers are under age 18. It is the most common chronic childhood disease, affecting more than one child in 20. Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America http://www.aafa.org/