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New Psychiatric Unit at the University of Maryland Children’s Hospital Provides Kids and Teens a Therapeutic Space to Heal

New Psychiatric Unit at the University of Maryland Children’s Hospital Provides Kids and Teens a Therapeutic Space to Heal

Maryland’s first trauma-informed psychiatric unit for children and teens experiencing mental health crises opened this week at the University of Maryland Children’s Hospital (UMCH) in Baltimore. The 16-bed inpatient unit, a therapeutic environment featuring curved walls and nature themes, is designed to be safe space for patients ages 5-17 who …

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Weekend Backpacks Continues To Fight Child Hunger with Part Three of Its Fundraising Series

Local Nonprofit Weekend Backpacks Continues to Fight Child Hunger with Part Three of Their Fundraising Series

As the United States begins its recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, its damaging impact on the nation’s economy and food systems has left cities like Baltimore grappling with an overwhelming surge in child hunger. Feeding America estimates that 42 million people, including 13 million children, may still experience food insecurity …

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Unmatched Athlete to Host LGBTQ+ Youth Sports Field Day on June 12 Event aims to celebrate diversity, promote inclusion among young LGBTQ+ athletes

June is Pride Month, and kids are invited to celebrate and get active at Unmatched Athlete’s LGBTQ+ Youth Sports Field Day at the UA House at Fayette on Saturday, June 12, from 1 to 3 p.m. Unmatched Athlete is a new nonprofit dedicated to encouraging LGBTQ+ youth in the Baltimore …

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