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Organizations share upcoming events, ongoing programs in Page region

| August 11, 2017

PAGE — A variety of organizations shared upcoming events and program information at the monthly Page Community Resource Partners Networking Meeting, held Aug. 10 at Encompass Behavioral Health Services Building, 463 S. Lake Powell Blvd., Page.

The meetings are held the second Thursday of the month in the Large Conference Room. Community organizations serving the region are invited to attend the meeting and share information about upcoming events and ongoing programs.

The next meeting will be held from 9 to 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 14 at Encompass Behavioral Health Services.

Upcoming Events:

  • Canyonland Health Care will hold Teen Walk-in Clinics at Lake Powell Medical Center on Aug. 16, Sept. 20, Oct. 18, Nov. 15 and Dec. 20. The events are held every 3rd Wednesday of the Month from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. Click here or call 928-645-8123 for more information.
  • Shonto Community Youth Day will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 19 at Shonto Canyon Community Park. Sponsored by Shonto GONA, Shonto Chapter, DBHS & TTTAC (Caufman & Associates). Free t-shirts. An alcohol and drug free event. Support the communities suicide and substance abuse prevention efforts. Click here for more information.
  • Active Parenting to present First Five Years training on Sept. 7, 14, 21 and 28 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Coconino County Public Health Services District. Sponsored by the Coconino County Public Health Services District and Tuba City Regional HCC. Classes every Thursday in the month of September. To register, contact Lola Riggs at 928-679-7295, lriggs@coconino.az.gov. Click here for more information.
  • Growing Up Great, Helping Parents and Caregivers Raise Arizona’s Children, will present a series of classes at the Page Public Library on Sept. 11, 18, 25; Oct. 2 and 9. The Growing Up Great Parent Education program serves rural Northern Arizona and provides education and support to parents to help their children ages birth to five grow up to be socially, emotionally and cognitively ready to achieve in school and life. Presented by the Association for Supportive Child Care and funded by First Things First. Contact Sondra Soter at 928-429-3027 or ssoter@asccaz.org or Click here for more information.
  • The September 11th National Day of Service and Remembrance Committee is seeking charitable organizations looking to participate in the annual 9/11 event at John C. Page Memorial Park. The events an annual tribute to the 9/11 victims, survivors and those who rose up in service in response to the attacks. Contact Debi Roundtree at 928-640-1933 or debitree@pageanimalhospital.com to participate.
  • Arizona’s Children Association — Foster Care & Adoption, will present Upcoming Orientation for Kingship & Community Families at noon Thursday, Sept. 14 at the Page Unified School District Board Room, 500 S. Navajo Drive, Page. RSVP to Michele Campbell at 928-606-9216 or mcampbell@arizonaschildren.orgClick here for more information.
  • The Page Public Library is presenting a series of children’s program in August. Click here for more information.
  • The Page Public Library is presenting a series of teen and adult program in August. Click here for more information.
  • The Coconino Coaltion for Children & Youth has launched a new countywide Calendar of events for parents and children. Click here for the latest calendar. CCC&Y is seeking information on upcoming events so we can add to our calendar. Please submit information (time, date, location, cost if any, contact email, phone or website) to frank@coconinokids.org.

Community Resources:

  • The Arizona Department of Economic Security is holding Health and Safety Training presented by the Association for Supportive Child Care. These trainings will consist of six (6). two (2) hour training modules and are required for all staff working in child care centers and group homes that hold a current registration agreement with DES. If you would like to register or to inquire about setting up a training series for your group, please contact Jahaira Myers at 480-829-0500, ext. 1137 or jmyers@asccaz.org. Click here for more information.
  • Arizona’s Children Asssocation offers an ongoing Transition Independent Living Program. If you were in State or Tribal foster care at the age of 16 or older, and are now 18, 19 or 20, you may be eligible for the following FREE services: Entrance into the Transitional Independent Living Program (TILP); Free Health Care through Young Adult Transitional Insurance (YATI) for youth who reached the age of 18 while in State foster care up until the age of 26; Education Funding through the Pell Grant and Educational Training Voucher (ETV) for youth who were in the foster care system at age 16 or older (including those who were adopted at age 16 or older). Call 480-247-1413 or YAS@arizonaschildren.org. Click here for more information.
  • Arizona’s Children Asssocation offers an ongoing Living Skills Training. Do you have the skills needed to become independent? Arizona’s Children Association (AzCA) assists youth and young adults, ages 16-20, in State or Tribal foster care with developing skills for independence. The purpose of Living Skills Training (LST) is to provide training in interpersonal and daily living skills to prepare current recipients of foster care for adult living. Call 480-247-1413 or YAS@arizonaschildren.org. Click here for more information.
  • Coconino County Public Health Services District offers an ongoing Car Seat Safety Class in Page. The Car Seat Safety Class will provide important information to ensure that your most precious cargo is safe while traveling in vehicles. Correctly used child safety seats can. The classes are offered the third Thursday of every month from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Coconino County Public Health Services District, Northern Region Office, 467 Vista Ave., Page, Red Sands Conference Room. Call the Coconino County Public Health Services District at 928-608-6108 to register. Click here for more information.
  • Coconino County Public Health Services District proves Birth Certificates services from noon to 4:30 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month and from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. the second Wednesday of each month at the CCPHSD Northern Region Office, 467 Vista Ave., Page. CCPHSD offers birth records ONLY for births that occurred in Arizona. To obtain a certified copy of a birth certificate from another state, please contact that state’s vital records office. For cost and requirements please call: Page local number: 928-645-9400, Toll-free: 1-877-679-7272 or visit us online at http://www.coconino.az.gov/birthcertificates. Click here for more information.
  • Darkness to Light presents “Stewards of Children” two-hour training, a prevention training program that teaches adults how to prevent, recognize, and react responsibly to child sexual abuse. The program is designed for organizations that serve youth and for individuals concerned about the safety of children. It is the only nationally distributed, evidence based program proven to increase knowledge, improve attitudes, and change child protective behaviors. To arrange a two-hour workshop in Northern Arizona, contact: Association for Supportive Child Care Paula Stefani, pstefani@asccaz.org or call {928) 714-1716. Click here for more information.
  • Encompass Health Services is presenting Sports Physicals and Well-Child Exams from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday at 463 S. Lake Powell Blvd., Page. Call 928-645-0945 to schedule your appointment. Cash Price $35. We Accept Most Insurance. Please call our billing department to see if your insurance will cover your child’s sports physical or clearance needs. Most insurance companies allow for an annual well child exam with no copay. Click here for more information.
  • Encompass Health Services resources in Page. Click here for more information.
  • Encompass Health Services locations in Northern Arizona. Click here for more information.
  • Page Public Library hours of operation and library resources.

Have any additional upcoming events or ongoing programs in the Page region? Send an email to frank@coconinokids.org so we can include them in this or future postings.

 

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