The Cradle Blog
Friday, June 19th is Juneteenth, the oldest nationally recognized commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States. In observance of Juneteenth, The Cradle will close at noon on the 19th to encourage our team members to learn about and reflect upon this
During this time of ever-changing news and unprecedented health and safety concerns, we’ve all been asked to live our lives differently. We understand the added pressures that families are facing as we shift gears to keep our loved ones and our communities safe. People who are touched by adoption may also be experiencing additional challenges.
What your child may be looking for
1. There’s No Rush. Contact The Cradle when you’re ready, and only then.
The Cradle’s Our Children initiative launched in February of 2016 with the “Raising Black Boys” roundtable.
What parent hasn’t been in this situation, in a supermarket, the playground or at bedtime? You ask your child to do something and he says, “NO!” You insist more firmly and he continues to resist. Eventually, he throws himself on the floor and screams “I hate you!” And no amount of parental cajoling will get him to obey. Typical toddler behavior, right?