Category: Advocacy

The time and talent behind the scenes

Guest Blogger, Maureen Beach, Colin’s Mom Well, we are getting ready to get on a plane to go to Washington DC. We are honored to represent Dayton Children’s and the Children’s Hospital Association.  The kids, especially Colin, are excited to … Continue reading

A chance to tell our story

Guest Blogger, Maureen Beach, Colin’s Mom I cannot belive it is already June! We were so honored that Dayton Children’s has asked us to represent the hospital for Family Advocay Day in Washington D.C.. We waited until school was out … Continue reading

Dayton Children’s 2013 “All Star” Colin

Kids need a voice in Washington D.C. and this year kids from Dayton will be represented by Colin Beach as part of the Children’s Hospital Assocaition’s Family Advocacy Day. Thirteen-year-old, Colin, and his family will join nearly 30 other child … Continue reading

View our new helmet video

Call me a safety geek – but I get so happy when I see kids (and parents) wearing bicycle helmets on the road.  Maybe it’s because we do so much education throughout the year about the importance of helmets in … Continue reading

eGrowing Together

is a monthly e-newsletter of child health, safety and parenting tips from the pediatric experts at Dayton Children's.

Subscribe to the blog

We have created this blog as a way to communicate key childrens' health and safety issues to parents and other child advocates. It is managed by Dayton Children's department of marketing communications. Comments can be sent to