Author: James Lee

Best In Class

The Best in Class blog shares simple-to-do best practices straight from early learning educators. We hope these tips are useful for educators and parents who want to use best teaching practices with their children.  Our expert this month is visiting assistant professor

The Baby Monitor

o Federal Policy Government Shutdown Jeopardizes Vital Programs for Babies Congress returned to Washington last week amid a partial government shutdown. As we reported in a previous edition of The Baby Monitor, a spending package for Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 that

Save Newborns From Abandonment

Two-hundred eighty-eight and counting: That’s the number of newborn babies that, rather than facing abandonment, have been surrendered at staffed fire stations and other authorized sites taking part in the “Safe Haven” baby surrender program. Such locations are clearly marked

Family Place Deltona – Services Available


Family Place Daytona – Available Services

Florida Kids Count – Missing Opportunities

Prevent Child Abuse

Hello from all of us at PCA Florida! This quarter, Prevent Child Abuse Florida was very busy working on a variety of projects across the state. Most recently, we partnered with the Children’s Services Council of Broward County to produce

Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect

Each State has a system to receive and respond to reports of possible child abuse and neglect. Professionals and concerned citizens can call statewide hotlines, local child protective services, or law enforcement agencies to share their concerns. How to report

Safe Sleep for Infants: The Art of Convincing Parents

In a new CDC Expert Commentary on Medscape, Dr. Christine Olson discusses Safe Sleep for Infants: The Art of Convincing Parents. Every year, there are about 3,500 sleep-related deaths among babies in the United States, and a recent CDC report

Lack of Change in Perinatal Mortality in the U.S.

Lack of Change in Perinatal Mortality in the US, 2014 – 2016