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Become a Foster Parent!

| February 4, 2018
Become a Foster Parent!

Ever wonder what it takes to become a foster parent? If so, please join us for a free foster care orientation. Orientations are held the 2nd Tuesday of every month 5:30-6:30 at Pathways of AZ.

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Darkness to Light

| February 4, 2018
Darkness to Light

Stewards of Children is a prevention training program that teaches adults how to prevent, recognize, and react responsibly to child sexual abuse. The program is designed for organizations (policy makers, staff, and volunteers) and families concerned about the safety of children birth-18 years old. It is the only nationally distributed, evidence based program proven to increase knowledge, improve attitudes, and change child protective behaviors.

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SB 1166- Permanent Guardianship

| January 30, 2018
SB 1166- Permanent Guardianship

SB 1166 – Permanent Guardianship; Subsidy is on the Senate Health and Human Services agenda for Wednesday, 1/31 at 2pm.

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Caring for Children Award

| January 28, 2018
Caring for Children Award

The deadline is approaching for our Caring For Children Award nominations. The person you thought of – fill out the form for them. This is a tremendous honor and will be a great experience for all winners, but they can’t win if you do not nominate!

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Save the Date – Annual Child Abuse Prevention Conference!

| January 28, 2018
Save the Date – Annual Child Abuse Prevention Conference!

Conference – Includes morning Keynote and Plenary sessions, full luncheon program (which can be purchased separately), and afternoon breakout sessions. Join us as we explore themes such as intergenerational and historical trauma and move towards strengthening the community to address these issues. Education certificates will be provided for attendees. Luncheon includes the annual Caring for Children awards and presentations.

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Jan. 26 — Chief Diversity officer for Walgreens Boots Alliance to speak at NAU Distinguished Speaker Series event

| January 25, 2018
Jan. 26 — Chief Diversity officer for Walgreens Boots Alliance to speak at NAU Distinguished Speaker Series event

Steve Pemberton, Chief Diversity Officer, Walgreens Boots Alliance,  and best-selling author, will be the first NAU President Rita Hartung Cheng’s Distinguished Speaker Series guest at 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 26 at Prochnow Auditorium, Northern Arizona University.

Pemberton’s story is about defying seemingly insurmountable odds— overcoming abuse and neglect as an orphan in foster care to become a trail-blazing corporate executive, enlightened diversity leader, visionary youth advocate and acclaimed speaker.

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The Skills That Matter: Teaching Self-Regulation in Any Classroom

| January 21, 2018
The Skills That Matter: Teaching Self-Regulation in Any Classroom

Arizona Department of Education is hosting a free regional training on self-regulation in Flagstaff!

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Homeless and Runaway Youth Drive

| January 21, 2018
Homeless and Runaway Youth Drive

The Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth is collecting gift cards for our annual Homeless and Runaway Youth Drive.

Why gift cards? Last year, a young 16 year old girl faced the passing of her mother after endearing a difficult illness. Her school had received gift cards from the 2016 CCC&Y drive, and she was offered assistance. She was so excited to have money to purchase clothing and food for her and her cousins from Walmart. She cried and told school staff that no one had ever asked her what she needed in her entire 16 years on this earth.

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Caring for Children Award

| January 21, 2018
Caring for Children Award

The deadline is approaching for our Caring For Children Award nominations. The person you thought of – fill out the form for them. This is a tremendous honor and will be a great experience for all winners, but they can’t win if you do not nominate!

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The Skills That Matter: Teaching Self-Regulation in Any Classroom

| January 14, 2018
The Skills That Matter: Teaching Self-Regulation in Any Classroom

Arizona Department of Education is hosting a free regional training on self-regulation in Flagstaff!

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