Keeping Children Safe from Chemicals | Australian Study Circles Network

Keeping Children Safe from Chemicals

A common concern to many parents is potential exposure to harmful chemicals by their newborns or young children. With growing awareness of toxins in plastics such as bisphenol-A (BPA) and dioxins; and in soaps and cleaning products such as triclosan, parabens and sulfates parents have good reason to be worried about the what their children […]

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Turning the tide on poverty – study circles in the US

Fashioned after the successful poverty fighting efforts of the Horizons initiative in the nation’s northwest region, Turning the Tide on Poverty seeks to involve a wide range of community members in seeking a “place-based” solution to poverty grounded in local talents and concerns, and led by local voices. Beginning with a five-week Study Circles process, community members […]

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