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What Arizona Parents Should Know Ahead of the Pfizer Vaccine Approval for Children Ages 5-11

At least one Valley pediatrician's office is already booking vaccination appointments for younger children in anticipation of FDA approval.

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Advocates Praise Expanded Child Tax Credit for Helping Arizona Families Make Ends Meet

More than $352 million in expanded Child Tax Credit payments were given to Arizona families last month, averaging $444 per household.

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Need a Kid-Free Night? Here Are Four Places in the Valley You Can Drop Off the Little Ones.

From gymnastics to movie nights, here are some childcare options for parents in need of a night to themselves.

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Want to Get the Kids Out of the House This Summer? Here Are Some Activities in Phoenix and Beyond.

Enroll the kids in free swimming lessons this year, have some fun at a neighborhood splash pad, or watch them play in an esports league.

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Want to Get the Kids Out of the House This Summer? Here Are Some Activities in Phoenix and Beyond.

Enroll the kids in free swimming lessons this year, have some fun at a neighborhood splash pad, or watch them play in an esports league.

Jeff Golner (right), the CEO/President of STEM Sports, said his lesson plans are being used by parents and children in 47 states across the country. He’s combined education with physical activity during the school shutdown, ensuring children remain active and healthy. (Credit/STEM Sports)
Phoenix Pediatrician: Kids Need an Hour of Physical Activity a Day While in Quarantine

Pediatrician Kevin Berger said it’s important to push a daily schedule that incorporates mental exercise and healthy habits for a child’s mind and body.

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Kids Offered Free STEM, Spanish, and College Prep Virtual Tutoring From Sí Se Puede Foundation

The Sí Se Puede Foundation is offering free virtual tutoring on subjects including STEM, Spanish, and College Prep.