Families looking for summer camps in the St. Louis area can access a curated list of local options (PDF) from WashU’s Child and Family Care Facilitator.
Learn the signs – act early. Every child grows and develops at their own pace, but certain developmental milestones can be expected in the first five years of their life. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) provides helpful resources to monitor your child’s growth and offers suggestions on how to encourage their development in simple ways.
Be proactive and reduce stress when you can with these tips during the holiday season.
WashU employees who been impacted by the war in Israel have resources available to them and eligible family members.
Discover the diverse range of independent schools in the Greater St. Louis area, catering to Pre-K through High school students.
Before you enroll, here are some things to observe and questions to ask the center director.
What’s Right for Your Family?
Find some fun (and maybe new) activities in the St. Louis region to do or visit with your family this summer.
WashU employees who been impacted by the recent earthquakes in Turkey and Syria have resources available to them and eligible family members.
Help kids rise to the occasion, and don’t aim too high. Caroline Miller, Child Mind Institute Let’s acknowledge that the holidays can be stressful for many people for varying reasons, and this includes parents and children. Why are the holidays so fraught? Because expectations are heightened, and holidays can feel like a test of how […]
Resources for faculty and staff who have been affected by the Oct. 24 shooting at Central Visual and Performing Arts High School in St. Louis.
Find resources and support for the flooding that has impacted St. Louis.
Your Bright Horizons benefits will help you stress less about your adult/elder loved ones’ care.
Resources for employees who may be responsible for caring for an older adult.
Effective July 1, 2022, Bright Horizons Emergency/Back-up Care will again be available for the care of mildly ill children.
UnitedHealthcare maternity nurses and advocates are available to WashU health plan members who are concerned about the current nationwide infant formula shortage.
Resources and guidance for talking to your children about violence and war as well as support options available to you and your family.
7 Steps to Finding Safe and Quality Care is a new series of short videos developed by Child Care Aware of Missouri to help families understand childcare options and make the best choice for their child.
Holiday well-being tips and resources to help you and your family thrive.
WashU Human Resources welcomes Lisa Eberle-Mayse, the new child and family care facilitator. In this role, Lisa will support faculty and staff families with finding and maintaining the care they need for their family members. Lisa brings 40 years of experience in early care and education to this role. She has been a teacher, Child Care Center Director and Inclusion Specialist. She is also […]
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It’s never to early to start the conversation with your parents about how they view their later years, and what their preferences are looking ahead.
Review licensing records for current or prospective child care centers or family home providers.
A comprehensive guide to combatting Covid-19 fears, coping with stressors, managing work and family life, and more.
There’s a lot of uncertainty in the world right now. How many times have you heard that in the last six months?
It started with talk of cloth diapers vs. disposable, sleep training debates, early childhood education. Then it got bigger.
Insight from WashU Psychiatry instructor, Andrea Giedinghagen, MD This pandemic has brought changes to almost every aspect of our lives, and parenting is no exception. From coping with the boredom of being at home for days on end to grappling with fear and uncertainty, there are challenges for parents and children alike. Some parenting challenges […]