News & Events

September 30, 2014 - expands website to broaden its impact as a parenting resource for community families, a child health and parenting resource for the Omaha metro community, recently launched an expanded website as more and more families turn to us for information on topics such as wellness, child development, safety, exercise and nutrition. Full details can be found here.

June 6, 2014 - Father’s Day photo contest captures Omaha dads’ awesomeness

Today kicked-off a Father’s Days photo contest to celebrate dads of all ages and soon-to-be dads. The contest is held entirely online by uploading a photo of your dad, your child’s dad or the dad-to-be and including #PSDads and @ParentSavvy as well as a brief description of how amazing he is. Entries will be pulled from Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram. Four winners will be announced Monday, June 16 with the prizes provided by Omaha Family. Full details can be found here.

March 18, 2014 - Partners with the Omaha Storm Chasers to Encourage Healthy Family Time, a regional online health resource for parents, is the new presenting sponsor of the Omaha Storm Chasers kids club — the Lil Chasers Club. To celebrate their new sponsorship and to encourage families to stay active and get outside, and the Omaha Storm Chasers are offering discounted memberships to the Lil Chasers Club for only $10 at For more information, please read the and Little Chasers Press Release.

March 10, 2014 - Fontenelle Forest and join together to offer families Hands-on-Habitat and Fontenelle Forest are pleased to announce a new program — Hands-on-Habitat — for parents and their children under five years of age. Lindsay Cooley, Fontenelle Forest Environmental Educator, will provide instruction for the monthly event. Hands-on-Habitat will be held the third Friday of each month from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Fontenelle Forest. Registration is free when you register through our ParentSavvy page:  

The goal of Hands-on-Habitat is to help families explore the natural world together, providing fun, experiential learning opportunities in which parents can easily guide their children. In addition to indoor activity, sensory and craft stations, parents will be able to join their children in dramatic play, and even get outside for a short hike or walk. Learn more with this media sheet on the program.

January 20, 2014 - welcomes the National Safety Council Nebraska as a community expert is proud to welcome the National Safety Council Nebraska to our "Ask a Community Expert" section. The National Safety Council Nebraska will provide articles and insights around safety at home, at play, on the road and at work. Questions can be submitted to

December 7, 2013 - UNL Extension Office partners with to expand child nutrition and behavioral health expertise

As continues to lead the Omaha-metro community in providing health information for parents, we now have experts from the UNL Extension Office who will provide nutritional information and behavioral health information. Along with monthly articles, UNL Extension Office experts will answer questions submitted to our newly launched "Ask a Community Expert" section, found at Topic expertise will range from child obesity concerns to teen depression.

November 17, 2013 - expands website to include photo gallery of tips

Packed full of helpful articles, tools and resources for parents, now has a new photo gallery offering timely tips from our experts.  Everything from Halloween happenings to upcoming snow days, our quick-tip slide shows will offer parents another way to gather local health and wellness information.  The new section can be found at

October 23, 2013 - Launches Mobile Version of Symptom Checker, a regional online health resource for families, has launched a mobile version of its symptom checker, an online tool that makes it easy for parents to determine the urgency of their child's medical needs. Read Full Article

August 9, 2013 - to Provide Expert Baby Advice for New and Expectant Moms at Regency Court Baby Expo, a leading regional online resource for parenting advice will be a featured exhibitor at the Regency Court Baby Expo on Sunday, August 11, 2013 from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. at Regency Court, 120 Regency Parkway in Omaha, Neb. Real Full Article

July 31, 2013 - Turns Two, Reaching Thousands of Families Seeking Answers in a Variety of Parenting Topics

In July,, a child health and parenting resource for families across the Midwest, celebrated its second birthday. Read Full Article

July 8, 2013 - Bringing Baby Home Web Chat pediatric experts, Dr. Stephanie Neuhaus and Dr. Tabitha Nenninger will be answering the viewers's new baby questions. Read Full Article

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