A 10-year-old helped deliver his baby brother after his mom couldn’t get to the hospital in time. The boy called for help, but while he was waiting, he assisted with the delivery and made sure the newborn could breathe. The EMTs arrived shortly after and mom and baby recovered quickly at the hospital. Doctors say that without his help, things would have been a lot worse. Read more.
After her husband was diagnosed with cancer, Jennifer Simmons became the sole breadwinner for her family. She was working so hard she didn’t have time to take care of her lawn. After posting a plea on Facebook, over 100 people agreed to help clean it for her. She said the response restores her faith in humanity. Read more.
Kids at a Boys and Girls Club were treated to free haircuts before they headed back to school. Beauty students washed, cut and curled hair for some 60 kids. The stylists said making the kids smile with their new styles was the best part of the experience. Read more.
A Facebook group is connecting people to seniors who don’t have any family members. The adopt-a-senior group has over 5-thousand members to help them find the support they need. Whether it’s having someone to talk to or helping with tasks around the house, the group is creating a community. See the Facebook Group.
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