This local mom saved her son from choking with this tool. Now she’s helping other families to be prepared.

Photo above courtesy of the Weir family.  One child dies every 5 days from choking, but a device called LifeVac has saved 700 people who were choking and likely would […]

New encouragement cards are here from Fred Rogers Productions and The Mentoring Partnership

Image above courtesy of Fred Rogers Productions and The Mentoring Partnership  The legacy of Fred Rogers has transformed the entire city of Pittsburgh for generations — especially for its youngest […]

14 family-friendly restaurants perfect for tiny Yinzers

Kidsburgh has you covered with recommendations for kid-friendly Pittsburgh restaurants.

Act 158

A new law changes high school graduation requirements in PA. How will it impact students?

PA graduation requirements have changed. How does it impact teens?

Daniel Tiger’s new digital game helps prep kids for a positive experience at the dentist

“Daniel Tiger: At the Dentist” is a new free game that can help kids feel comfortable at the dentist.

Kidsburgh’s 2023 big guide to summer camps in Pittsburgh and the region

We’re excited to bring you this year’s guide to more than 40 summer camps in Pittsburgh and beyond!

phones at school

Lock the phone in a pouch? Students, staff debate one school’s bid to curb distractions

What do you think of this solution to the problem of phones at school?


Kidsburgh is now available in multiple languages! Here are the details.

Kidsburgh can now be read in 11 languages, including Arabic, Chinese, Pashto and more.

P3R scholarship

P3R’s new scholarship recognizes outstanding high school seniors who inspire others to move: Here’s how to apply

P3R’s new scholarships honor kids who show leadership and service to others through sports and beyond.

Caregiving for elderly relatives isn’t easy. This advice can help parents and kids make the most of the experience.

Connecting with grandparents can be a powerful part of family caregiving.

State of Black Motherhood

Brown Mamas founder Muffy Mendoza launches the State of Black Motherhood Talks

The State of Black Motherhood Talks will run each Monday through the end of January.

playful pittsburgh

Playful Pittsburgh wants to hear from you (and they’re giving away gift cards!)

Playful Pittsburgh’s survey is open through Feb. 1.

12 camps and things to do with kids during winter school break in Pittsburgh

From museums to camps, there are so many things to do with kids during winter school break in Pittsburgh.

raising adventurous eaters

This local cooking school teacher has tips for raising adventurous eaters

The first step in raising adventurous eaters? Cook with them.

family volunteering in Pittsburgh

3 options for family volunteering and giving at the holidays

’tis the season for family volunteering and giving in Pittsburgh!

accessibility on playgrounds

How a simple change made one school playground a better place for all kids

Accessibility on playgrounds ensures that all kids can play and learn.

absenteeism in Pittsburgh schools

Absenteeism in Pittsburgh schools: Check out KDKA’s report

New strategies are helping fight absenteeism in Pittsburgh schools.

parents as allies

Join Parents as Allies for a free workshop that can help families and schools build true engagement

Join Parents as Allies for this free workshop and lunch.


VolunTOTS invites families to help spread love during Thanksgiving week

Your kids can help VolunTOTS this Thanksgiving season. Here’s how.

extracurricular activities

How many extracurricular activities are too many? These 8 ideas can help you find the answer.

Extracurricular activities are great. Downtime is, too.

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