A new report finds more than 15,000 children in Michigan are homeless. A study by the Michigan League for Public Policy and the University of Michigan indicates the number of homeless kids under age four is almost three times higher than what’s reported by Michigan’s shelter system.
This weekend, the Jackson Symphony rounds out their season with a concert of two B’s: Bernstein and Beethoven. WKAR’s Jamie Paisley went to Jackson to attend the first rehearsal, and while there, met a very honest 10 year-old boy soprano.
Interview with Dr. Matthew Aubin of the Jackson Symphony Orchestra and 10yo boy soprano from Jackson, Mason Valdivia.
A recent report showing 1 in 7 children tested positive for lead poisoning two years ago in the Detroit enclave of Highland Park still represented an improvement over previous years, according to historic data.
WKAR's Brooke Allen talked with Lansing Licensed Professional Counselor Karen Massoll about discussing the Las Vegas mass shooting with your children. Bottom line you have to acknowledge their fears and reassure their safety.
WKAR's Brooke Allen talks with a counselor and play therapist about how to address the Las Vegas mass shooting with young children.