April 10, 2019

MASK Parent University

We want to help you and your family navigate through the school-age years by providing information and solutions about various issues before they may even arise. […]
October 1, 2018

Dangers of Vaping

Two of my children started high school this past fall. I was surprised to learn that there is only one bathroom on campus that one of […]
August 28, 2018

Pressured

24/7 is the reality of time our children are faced with pressure these days: from friends, family, social media, school, TV and—perhaps subconsciously—from idols they look up to. The need to fit in, […]
August 28, 2018

It takes a Village

As a grandmother of five lively and selfconfident grandchildren ages 4 to 15, I thought little of the disturbing news of what experts call the “frightful […]
August 22, 2018

Sickly sweet: How much sugar is too much?

UMass Lowell researcher weighs in on how to avoid hidden sources, make healthier choices to reduce health risks Sugar. Some people crave it. Others are wary […]
June 26, 2018

New Arizona law goes into effect banning cellphone use for teen drivers

Beginning this Sunday, July 1, 2018, a new Arizona law goes into effect banning cellphone use for teen drivers   The days between Memorial Day and […]
May 2, 2018

FORTY EIGHT MONTHS

Our children are under attack by the overwhelming availability of harmful drugs, and in particular: BLACK TAR HEROIN. it would be wonderful if we could just […]
May 2, 2018

Be careful using innocent hashtags; predators are using them to find pictures of children

  There’s been a lot of discussion about the importance of monitoring your child’s online social media accounts. But it’s just as important that you monitor […]
April 10, 2018

Mix, Mingle and Learn

We are proud to announce that this year (2018) Wellington-Alexander Center is celebrating 15 wonderful and remarkable years helping children with dyslexia and other language-based learning […]