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0019 - Adelante Pronto - Managing Transitions after the Pandemic

0019 - Adelante Pronto - Managing Transitions after the Pandemic

June 9, 2021

After a year, COVID-19 brought many changes to our daily routines. Now as we return to our normal activities the question remains for many families, how to transition back to school and ease the levels of anxiety for everyone. In this segment, Rebecca Michelsen shares useful strategies to help kids and parents transition back to school. Whether in-person, virtual school, hybrid, Summer school, or your child is starting Kindergarten next fall; we hope these tips will help your family have a successful school experience.

0018 Adelante Pronto – El Programa de Nacimiento a Tres. La historia de una familia.

0018 Adelante Pronto – El Programa de Nacimiento a Tres. La historia de una familia.

March 31, 2021

En este episodio de Adelante Pronto, Daisy Falcón comparte con nosotros su experiencia y la historia de su familia con el programa de Nacimiento a tres (Birth to three), y lo decisivo que fue en el desarrollo de su hija.

0017 Adelante Pronto - Birth to Three program. A Family Journey

0017 Adelante Pronto - Birth to Three program. A Family Journey

March 23, 2021

In this episode, we are talking about the Birth to Three program, which is a voluntary program for children ages birth to thirty-six months, who are suspected of having developmental delays, which may indicate the need for early intervention service. 

Our guest Daisy Falcon shares with us her experiences and her family journey with the Birth to Three program; and how instrumental it was in the development of her child. She also talks about how this opportunity opened a door to a world that became her new profession, years later.

0016 Adelante Pronto! – Después de la pandemia: Reanudando el camino hacia una vida más saludable - Parte 2

0016 Adelante Pronto! – Después de la pandemia: Reanudando el camino hacia una vida más saludable - Parte 2

February 24, 2021

En este episodio en Adelante Pronto continuamos hablando con Sonia y Víctor Vernier, dueños y entrenadores del gimnasio Vive la Fitness, ubicado en el lado sur de Milwaukee. 

En este segmento hablamos sobre la importancia de tener un gimnasio bilingüe en nuestra comunidad Latina, y por qué es necesario tomar conciencia sobre la salud física, la nutrición y la salud mental de nuestras familias.

0015 Adelante Pronto – Gimnasio bilingüe en Milwaukee: El nacimiento de un negocio, y el esfuerzo de mantener vivo el sueño durante la pandemia - Parte 1

0015 Adelante Pronto – Gimnasio bilingüe en Milwaukee: El nacimiento de un negocio, y el esfuerzo de mantener vivo el sueño durante la pandemia - Parte 1

February 16, 2021

En este segmento, Adelante Pronto habla con dos entrenadores y propietarios de un gimnasio en Milwaukee, quienes comparten sus experiencias al abrir un nuevo negocio en nuestra comunidad, y los desafíos que trajo COVID-19 durante la pandemia.

0014 Adelante Pronto – Hitting the Gym

0014 Adelante Pronto – Hitting the Gym

February 10, 2021

In this episode, Adelante Pronto! talks to Sonia and Victor Vernier from the Vive la Fitness gym, located in the Southside of Milwaukee, about their new business and the challenges they experienced during the pandemic.

We also discuss the importance of having a bilingual gym and the need for health awareness in the community.

0013 Adelante Pronto – El estrés, la salud mental y los desafíos de fin de año

0013 Adelante Pronto – El estrés, la salud mental y los desafíos de fin de año

January 5, 2021

En este episodio, hablamos con Ana Solano-Pacheco, una Consejera Familiar Bilingüe del Centro Infantil de Penfield (Penfield Children's Center), y hablamos de sus experiencias mientras sirve a las familias latinas de nuestra comunidad. También conversamos sobre el estrés y los desafíos de salud mental que las familias latinas experimentan durante el periodo de aprendizaje virtual y el trabajo a distancia.

La temporada de fiestas es generalmente un momento de alegría para muchas familias, ya que esperan reunirse con sus parientes y celebrar las tradiciones. Sin embargo, COVID-19 y el distanciamiento físico han traído un nuevo tipo de estrés este año. Hablamos con Ana Solano-Pacheco, sobre cómo las familias latinas pueden hacer frente al hecho de que las fiestas serán diferentes este año, ya que los latinos se preparan para celebrar las tradiciones de una manera diferente, y en un entorno familiar más pequeño.

0012 Adelante Pronto – Stress, mental health and end of year challenges.

0012 Adelante Pronto – Stress, mental health and end of year challenges.

January 5, 2021

In this episode, we talk to Ana Solano-Pacheco, a Bilingual Family Counselor from Penfield Children’s Center, and discuss her experiences while serving Latino families in our community. We also talk about the stress and mental health challenges that Latino families experience during virtual learning and remote work.

The holiday season is usually a joyful time for many families as they look forward to gathering with relatives, and celebrating traditions. However, COVID-19 and physical distancing have brought a new kind of stress this year. We chat with Ana Solano-Pacheco about how Latino families can cope with the fact that holidays will be different this year as Latinos prepare to celebrate traditions in a different way, and much smaller family setting.

0011 Adelante Pronto! - Remembering the true meaning of Veteran’s Day: George Banda a Vietnam Veteran

0011 Adelante Pronto! - Remembering the true meaning of Veteran’s Day: George Banda a Vietnam Veteran

November 23, 2020

What does Veterans Day mean to you? Adelante Pronto!has the honor to talk to George Banda, a Vietnam veteran who will share with us some of his memories, and what Veterans Day means to him and his family.

 George Banda served in the U. S. Army and in December of 1969, he joined the elite “Screaming Eagles” 101st Airborne Division, as a combat medic. As a member of the 101st Airborne Division, he earned many distinguished commendations in Vietnam.

George and his wife Lorraine, call Milwaukee home.  He continues to serve veterans as Adjutant of Milwaukee County Purple Heart, Chapter #818, and is a founding member, and Past State Commander of the American GI-Forum, a National Latino veteran’s organization.  He is a life member of the American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, and the Vietnam Veterans of America. A proud member of the 101st Airborne Division Association and serves as the Secretary of the Old Abe Chapter, Inc. of Wisconsin. He is the past president of the Allied Veterans Council of Milwaukee County and is the current president of the Milwaukee County War Memorial Center Veterans Board, and a member of the War Memorial Board of Trustees. George Banda sits on many other committee’s throughout the state of Wisconsin as an advocate for all Veterans.

0010 Rita Saavedra

0010 Rita Saavedra

November 5, 2020

Adelante Pronto! talked to Rita Saavedra from Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield about services they provide including the importance of having health insurance, Telehealth and mental health services. She also shared how Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield is providing different services and engaging in our Milwaukee Latino community during this difficult time of COVID-19.

Music provided by: Dee Yan-Key

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