All posts by Laura Eliason

Support from start to finish for birth and parenting

Ann Arbor Family Doulas is now Ann Arbor Birth & Family! Since 2015, the Doulas have served over 275 families in the Ann Arbor area. With the recent purchase of Deb Rhizal’s Pregnancy Arts childbirth education program and the incorporation of Sierra Hillebrand’s psychotherapy practice, Ann Arbor Birth & Family was born! Ann Arbor Birth

A2 STEAM at Northside awarded grant to promote solar energy education

The City of Ann Arbor has awarded a $15,000 Sustaining Ann Arbor Together (SA2T) grant to A2 STEAM at Northside for the development of a kindergarten-eighth grade solar curriculum. “This is an exciting project that will engage and empower A2 STEAM youth to think about solar potential, including the possibility of onsite solar installations,” said

Ypsilanti YMCA addresses child care disparity in Washtenaw County

The Ann Arbor YMCA, in collaboration with Eastern Michigan University (EMU), Ypsilanti Community Schools (YCS) and the Ypsilanti Housing Commission (YHC) launched a new child care program in late 2018: The Collaborative – Ypsilanti YMCA Child Development Center (CDC). The CDC addresses a critical need for excellent quality, affordable child care in eastern Washtenaw County.

A new way to get around town

Finding the right bike to haul a growing family along with the things that family needs can be difficult, but Urban Rider Cargo Bikes has opened a new store in Kerrytown to make it easy! Located in the Kerrytown Markets and Shops, the store sells cargo and electric cargo bikes, as well as accessories and