In-school resource of clothing, toiletries and other wellness products so kids can succeed in school and in life
“I have had many children with head lice that were absent for days to weeks. They kept coming back with head lice and asked if treated, the students’ responses were “No, Mommy just put Vaseline in my hair.” I asked, “Oh ok, how come?”. They responded, “Mommy (Daddy) can’t afford the special shampoo and medicine.” I was able to solve that issue and hand them a treatment kit to solve this recurrent issue in hopes that them being absent from school is no longer an issue. So not only have you helped treat this problem effectively, you’ve helped these children miss less school days and also have increased their self esteem in that they didn’t have to come to school with obvious greated hari from home remedy attempts. Thank you!!!!!!!”
“The students appreciated the items that were given to them. When they received a new coat, a new top or patient, the students were very happy and you could see their self-esteem and confidence improve.”
“The School Nurse Pantry was very successful. Students who had accidents required a change of clothes. It was wonderful to be able to give students the clothes so they did not have to leave school early.”
“We have a 6th grader that was “silently” wearing the same school clothes day after day and our principal was able to notice that some of his classmates were aware and making fun of him. The 6th grader was ignoring these students the best that he was able. We found out that he didn’t have any clean clothes that fit him and he was embarrassed to tell his teacher or any staff. We found out his size and got him some clothes and washed his favorite outfit for him on the odd days with the washer and dryer you’ve supplied. He was thrilled!”
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