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Woodland Hills C.A.R.E.S. Open House and the Family Resource Fair



Resource Providers Available At Tables to Answer Questions and Distribute Materials

  • Woodland Hills C.A.R.E.S. (Connected And Resourceful Engagement with our Schools) – Registered families will receive a one-time CARE Package
  • Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC Family Care Connections:  Healthy Schools Program and Healthy Out-of-School Time
  • The Woodland Hills School District College Access Office
  • Mrs. Bridgett Creach, Woodland Hills Parent and Consultant 
  • Woodland Hills Kindergarten Registration
  • Woodland Hills Edgewood and Wilkins PTO (Parent Teacher Organization)
  • Allegheny Family Network
  • Circles
  • Women For A Healthy Environment
  • Heritage Community Initiatives
  • On-Site Voter Registration
  • Woodland Hills Home School Visitors:  Summer Programs For Youth and Other Helpful Information (available until 3:00 pm)
  • United Way
  • Turner Dairy
  • Gardweeno, Braddock Youth Project:  Gardening
  • The Pittsburgh Association for the Education of Young Children (PAEYC)
  • The Braddock Library
  • Pittsburgh Gymnastics Club
  • Matilda Theiss
  • Word and Worship Church
  • ATU (Athletic Trauma Unit) Food Truck:  Healthy Food Sampling, Parking Lot
  • The Woodland Hills Special Education and Pupil Personnel Services Department
  • ReadyRosie (Families registered for C.A.R.E.S. (Connected And Resourceful Engagement with our Schools) will receive this early childhood on-line program)

Informational Sessions

Name and Title of Presenter


Time of Presentation

Room Location

Athletic Trauma Unit, Mr. Chris Edmonds

ATU Workout

*Exercise Participation  

12:00 pm

Sidewalk Near Parking Lot

Woodland Hills Home School Visitors


“Attendance Matters”

12:30 pm

The Board Room

Ms. Pauline Schofstall, Wilkins Kindergarten Teacher


“Preparing Your Child for Kindergarten”

1:00 pm

Room 12

Women For A Healthy Environment


“The Battle for Healthy Water In Pittsburgh”

1:30 pm

Room 15

PAEYC (Pittsburgh Association for the Education of Young Children)

“The Power of Storytelling for Advocacy”

2:00 pm

Room 14


“Circles 101:  Poverty In Our Neighborhoods” 


2:30 pm

Room 12

Matilda Theiss 


“Ways To Handle Family Stress”

3:00 pm

The Board Room

Mr. William Marshall

“The Meaning of Juneteenth and the Pittsburgh Observance”

3:30 pm

Room 12

Mrs. Bridgette Creach, Woodland Hills Parent and Consultant

“Stick Business:  Today’s Impact On Tomorrow”

*Skill Development for Children

4:00 pm

The Board Room

Mr. Gary Brougher, Founder and Pastor, Pittsburgh Dream Center

“The Spiritual Development of the Family”

4:30 pm

Room 12

Matilda Theiss


“Coping With Family and Community Trauma”

5:00 pm

The Board Room

Women For a Healthy Environment


“The Battle for Healthy Water In Pittsburgh”

5:00 pm

Room 15

Special On-Stage Performance

Preschool, Ninja, and Tumbling Showcase”, Pittsburgh Gymnastics Club, 609 6th Street, Braddock, PA  15104, 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm


Awesome raffles from places like the Carnegie Museum, Pittsburgh Pirates, Eat N Park and many, many more will be held throughout the event!  A children’s book give-away will be sponsored by Reading Is Fundamental! Student artwork will be displayed!  The Children’s Fun Station will provide children with friendly entertainment!        


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