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Children and Anxiety

When children feel anxious or worried, what can parents and caregivers do? Childhood anxiety is not a new phenomenon but may be on more parents’ and caregivers’ minds as they process current events like COVID-19 and police violence with their children. UW-Madison Division of Extension offers resources about how parents and caregivers can support children […]

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Extension Responds to COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

For the latest updates on UW–Madison plans and responses related to the COVID-19 pandemic, visit covid19.wisc.edu. Please note Extension employees are working remotely and are continuing to provide resources for families, farms, businesses and communities. Businesses, Government, and Organizations COVID-19 Resources for Local Government Officials How to donate large quantities of food during the COVID-19 emergency […]

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COVID-19 Information

Dear Extension Kewaunee County supporters, volunteers and program attendees, As you may be aware, Extension along with the UW-Madison community and our county, has been keeping a close eye on developments around the novel coronavirus COVID-19. Due to the possibility and risk of infection, we are requiring our volunteer clubs and associations, 4-H, Family Living […]

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QPR Suicide Prevention Training

Hope Begins with You Every 17 minutes, at least six Americans lose a loved one to suicide. Most did not have the chance to learn the warning signs. And 60% of those individuals who died by suicide showed the warning signs to family and friends. You have the opportunity to make a difference. You have […]

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Extension Kewaunee County Co-Parenting Classes

Co-Parenting Communication Video To register for in-person or Zoom video classes, contact Renee Koenig, renee.koenig@wisc.edu or 920-388-7137. About the Course This class is for parents who are experiencing divorce or separation or parents who have never married and are dealing with issues of paternity, parenting time or child support.  Parents are urged to work out […]

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Just in Time Parenting

Parenting information when you need it. Finding reliable parenting information and advice on the web can be overwhelming! How do you know what you can trust — especially when you are busy and there’s just so little time? Just in Time Parenting is a free parenting newsletter that is delivered by email and specific to […]

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Is Your Child Ready to Stay Home Alone?

          Is Your Child Ready to Stay Home Alone? Like many parents, you might be trying to decide if it is safe to leave your school-age child home alone.  Your child might be ready to stay home alone if they: Indicate a desire and willingness to stay alone Accepts responsibility and […]

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