NFL PLAY 60’s exercise library keeps kids active as COVID-19 cases continue to spike

Today, the American Heart Association, the world’s leading nonprofit organization focused on heart and brain health for all, and the National Football League (NFL), in collaboration with the Buffalo Bills, debuted the first-ever NFL PLAY 60 library, which features kid-friendly exercises to help kids to get their recommended 60-minutes of daily

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Grant for Diapers to Help Families in Need

Univera Healthcare is providing $10,000 in financial support to Every Bottom Covered, a diaper bank in Buffalo.  A diaper bank is like a food bank with the difference being that they distribute diapers and not food.  Every Bottom Covered will also partner with organizations that have like-minded

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First Night Buffalo 2021

BUFFALO, N.Y. (December 10, 2020) – First Night® Buffalo 2021, brought to you by the Independent Health Foundation in partnership with The Children’s Hospital of Buffalo Foundation, will be celebrated virtually for the first time this year. In lieu of a news conference, and in keeping with COVID-19

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Individuals with Disabilities – Virtual Auction Features American Music Awards Tickets!

Accessible Festivals Hosts Virtual Auction Accessible Festivals Supports More Than 61 Million People With Disabilities With A Virtual Auction Event Featuring Tickets to Coachella and Electric Daisy Carnival   [New York, NY] — Beginning on December 10, 2020, Accessible Festivals will be hosting a Virtual Auction event to

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Your Children’s Mental Health during a Pandemic

Your Children’s Mental Health During the Pandemic by Peter Kates   A recent report published in Time Magazine confirms that while COVID-19 is sparing most kids’ bodies, it’s not being kind to their minds. Saba Abaci, M.D. Medical Director of Children’s Behavioral Health Services at Univera Healthcare,

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Courage of Carly Fund Trick or Treat Pediatric Patients

Courage of Carly Fund, Roswell Park Host Trunk or Treat for Pediatric Cancer Patients WHAT:  Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center and the Courage of Carly Fund have partnered to provide a safe and fun, socially-distanced Trunk or Treat drive-thru experience for families facing pediatric cancer and blood

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Halloween at Transit Drive-In!

Celebrate Halloween at Transit Drive-In and Support Kaleida’s Local Frontline Workers! The Kaleida Health Foundation invites Western New York families to come to a “Halloween on Transit.” The family-friendly event, which will be held outside with social distancing measures in place, will feature a variety of activities,

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Have a Happy (Safe) Halloween

UB experts give tips on how to be safe and avoid a children’s “revolt” this Halloween BUFFALO, N.Y. – Celebrating Halloween during the pandemic will definitely be different, but it’s still possible to have fun while staying safe, say pediatric infectious disease specialists at the University at

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New Pediatric Primary Care Center

OISHEI CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL AND JERICHO ROAD COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER PARTNER TO OPEN NEW PEDIATRIC PRIMARY CARE CENTER ON BUFFALO’S EAST SIDE $1 Million Grant from the Mother Cabrini Health Foundation Makes Center Possible BUFFALO, NY – (September 24, 2020) John R. Oishei Children’s Hospital, The Children’s Hospital

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Services for Children with Developmental Delays or Disabilities

PARENTS AND CAREGIVERS: ERIE COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH OFFERS SCREENING AND SERVICES FOR CHILDREN WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DELAYS OR DISABILITIES Early Intervention and Preschool programs serve children from birth to age 5 with therapies and family supports ERIE COUNTY, NY – While much of Erie County is entering

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