Tag: Parents

Stuck Outside the Poor Door – The Child Watch Column

| April 24, 2015
Stuck Outside the Poor Door – The Child Watch Column

Marian Wright Edelman, President, Children’s Defense Fund Stuck Outside the Poor Door More than 88,000 people have applied to enter the “poor door” at a new luxury condominium tower on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. Only one in 1,600 will win the lottery to live there. Some months ago a New York developer made […]

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Upcoming Coconino County Parks & Recreation Programs

| April 22, 2015
Upcoming Coconino County Parks & Recreation Programs

Coconino County Parks & Recreation has many programs coming up for adults, youth, and the whole family. 2015 Summer Camp Archery League Basic Gardening Tips The Basics of Canning Colorado River Rafting Basic Archery Clinic Mountain Bike Camp

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Child Abuse Prevention Conference

| April 22, 2015
Child Abuse Prevention Conference

Child Abuse Prevention Conference by Prevent Child Abuse Arizona (PCAAZ) Why attend the Child Abuse PREVENTION Conference? Through engaging keynote presentations, 60 workshop sessions and ongoing networking opportunities, you can expand your  professional horizons and join hundreds of other Arizonans working to prevent child maltreatment in our state. Featured workshops will focus on topics such […]

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Circles of Care Event

| April 22, 2015
Circles of Care Event

Northern Americans for Community Action, Inc (NACA) Circles of Care Project is hosting a family evening event on May 7th, to acknowledge National Children’s Mental Health Day.   The event will be held at Buffalo Park starting at 5:30 pm and plans are to end about 7:00 pm.    COC was informed that Mayor Jerry Nabours is in the process […]

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Girls on the Run of Northern Arizona Looking for Fall Coaches

| April 22, 2015
Girls on the Run of Northern Arizona Looking for Fall Coaches

Girls On The Run (GOTR) of Northern Arizona is a 10 week program for girls in 3rd-5th and 6th-8th grade which teaches girls life skills such as confidence, self-awareness, and team building through fun and creative running activities. Last year Girls on the Run (GOTR) was offered in 8 Flagstaff schools (14 sites total) and served over […]

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CCC&Y Annual Board Meeting, Monday, May 18th

| April 22, 2015
CCC&Y Annual Board Meeting, Monday, May 18th

Please mark  you calendars for the upcoming CCC&Y Annual Meeting, Monday, May 18th from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Flagstaff Aquaplex Community Room.  In addition to regular business and Board elections, the CCC&Y Board of Directors provides a potluck lunch and invites a guest speaker on a critical topic related to children, youth, […]

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Send a Comment by May 18th – Indian Child Welfare Act

| April 22, 2015
Send a Comment by May 18th – Indian Child Welfare Act

The public only has until May 18, 2015 to contact the Bureau of Indian Affairs to oppose changes to the minimum Federal standards in the Indian Child Welfare Act. Those changes would adversely impact the removal of Indian children from their families and place those children in foster and adoptive homes or institutions without consideration […]

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REMEMBER Campaign for Change – Write a Postcard for A Brighter Arizona! – Deadline May 8th

| April 22, 2015
REMEMBER Campaign for Change – Write a Postcard for A Brighter Arizona! – Deadline May 8th

Children’s Action Alliance (CAA): The legislative session is over, but we can’t let the grassroots protests about the bad budget decisions disappear. Write a short message to Governor Ducey today and join other Arizonans like you who want a better state budget for a brighter Arizona future. Together, we can keep the issues bubbling in […]

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Northland Family Help Center is hosting 2 events at Heritage Square this Friday

| April 21, 2015
Northland Family Help Center is hosting 2 events at Heritage Square this Friday

Northland Family Help Center will be hosting two events this Friday at Heritage Square, Downtown Flagstaff. From 7am-4pm is Clothesline Project, event to raise awareness and support to survivors of Domestic Violence and Abuse. For more information click HERE. From 3pm-8 is the Youthfest performance event to celebrate youth and raise awareness about Child Abuse Prevention Month […]

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Love your Library Contest

| April 21, 2015
Love your Library Contest

Enter the Love Your Library contest and have the chance to when a gift card up to $2000 for your favorite library. For more information on how to enter click HERE.

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