All posts by Heidi Alene Harris

It’s Sledding Season! It’s Flu Season! Top Urgent Cares in Washtenaw County—The Roundup

It’s the weekend. What started out as a little sniffle is now a full-blown cough, fever, and to top it off ear pain. Winter brings a variety of illness and when you need care fast, or after hours, an urgent care can provide medical care for common non-life threatening situations. And as a bonus can save you a bundle by avoiding a visit to the emergency room. We’ve put together a list of convenient urgent care options around Ann Arbor.

Keep Calm and Be Mindful: Mindful Parents and Educators Course Offered at the ‘U School’

Parents and educators would generally agree that there is always room to become more calm, present, and connected when interacting with children. Charlie Sutherland, preschool educator at the U School in Ann Arbor, has worked as an educator for 16 years. While Sutherland was working as a high school English teacher he became overwhelmed, overstimulated by all of the expectations and constant transitions in the school environment.

Work of Love: Special Needs Ministry at Saline’s Keystone Church

For many families it is important to find a church that not only welcomes families with children of all abilities, but also provides one on one services to support their child’s needs. Keystone Church in Saline is unique as the church has a ministry that focuses on supporting families and children with special needs. Pastor Ken Gilmore and his wife Diane summed up the Keystone Church ministry as a “work of love”.