MLive: Meet with area leaders taking on childhood stress at free, family event

WHITEHALL, MI – Community members are invited to a free, family event to learn about “Rocketoons,” an animated series geared toward fighting childhood stress. The event will be Saturday, Jan 14 at 2 p.m. at the Howmet Playhouse, 304 S. Mears Ave. in Whitehall. Mercy Health and Hackley Community Care have equipped every classroom in […]

Mercy Health Helps Bring Rocketoons’ “Cartoonversations” on Children’s Health to 21 Counties-duplicate-1

Described as a 21st-century Schoolhouse Rock, Rocketoons are an award-winning online cartoon series from Wheeler Creative Studios designed to guide teachers in conversations about adverse childhood events with their students. In collaboration with psychologists, educators, and health care organizations, Rocketoons start the Cartoonversation™ to get kids talking about challenges that impact their day: cyberbullying, truancy, […]