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Connections Spotlight — National Mental Health Month in May raises awareness of the impacts of trauma on the physical, emotional, and mental well-being of children, families and communities

| May 17, 2022
Connections Spotlight — National Mental Health Month in May raises awareness of the impacts of trauma on the physical, emotional, and mental well-being of children, families and communities

The Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth joins other organizations in Arizona in recognizing the month of May as National Mental Health Month, which raises awareness of the impacts of trauma on the physical, emotional, and mental well-being of children, families and communities. 

 “As individuals and leaders in Arizona, we understand we must heal to move forward from the current trauma of COVID-19. We recognize that all individuals not only experience trauma from situations such as a pandemic but also because of ongoing social injustice practices.

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Education Spotlight — Developing future Diné public health leaders starts with early, culturally significant exposure. See more local, state and national education news here

| May 17, 2022
Education Spotlight — Developing future Diné public health leaders starts with early, culturally significant exposure. See more local, state and national education news here

Successfully guiding Diné youth toward health and public health professions begins with two important ideas––start students in a program in high school and cultivate in them a love and understanding of their own cultural, strength-based assets.

Researchers from Diné College and Northern Arizona University explored these findings and other lessons in their recently released publication, “Engaging Native American High School Students in Public Health Career Preparation Through the Indigenous Summer Enhancement Program.”

The publication examines the Indigenous Summer Enhancement Program (ISEP), a one-week summer training program that exposes Native American high school students to public health careers and mentorship in Tsaile, Arizona.

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CCC&Y Weekly Newsletter Update for May 18, 2022

| May 17, 2022
CCC&Y Weekly Newsletter Update for May 18, 2022

CCC&Y, Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth

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2022 Flagstaff Regional Events

| May 16, 2022
2022 Flagstaff Regional Events

From virtual activities from toddlers through teens at the Downtown and East Flagstaff Public Library, to family-friendly events, the Flagstaff region has a variety of events for local families. Please click on flyers below for the latest information.

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2022 Fredonia Regional Events

| May 16, 2022
2022 Fredonia Regional Events

The following is a compilation of upcoming events in the Fredonia region. To share your upcoming events, please attend the next Fredonia Community Resource Meeting. Future meetings are tentatively scheduled for 2 pm. Thursday, Sept. 10. Contact Gwen.Lasslo@ENCOMPASS-AZ.ORG to be placed on the invitation list, to learn how to participate in future meetings using Zoom remote video chat and for future locations. Click here for free sign up, download of Zoom prior to future meetings.

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2022 Grand Canyon, Tusayan Regional Events

| May 16, 2022
2022 Grand Canyon, Tusayan Regional Events

The following is a compilation of upcoming events in the Grand Canyon, Tusayan region. To share your upcoming events, please attend the next Tusayan-Grand Canyon Wellness Group Conference Call, held from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. the first Wednesday of the month, and from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. the third Wednesday of the month. Call into conference call number at 605-472-5380, use code 639046. Contact laura.chastain@grandcanyoncvb.org for more information.

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2022 Page Regional Events

| May 16, 2022
2022 Page Regional Events

The following is a compilation of upcoming events in the Page region. To share your upcoming events, please attend the next Page Community Resource Partners Zoom Network Meeting at 9:15 a.m. the second Thursday of the month. Contact bbarg@coconino.az.gov to receive the Meeting ID and the password.

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2022 Tuba City, Navajo Nation Regional Events

| May 16, 2022
2022 Tuba City, Navajo Nation Regional Events

The following is a compilation of upcoming virtual events and programs in the Tuba City / Navajo Nation. To share your upcoming events, please attend the next Tuba City Regional Networking Zoom Meeting from *10 a.m. to noon the second Wednesday of the month. For an invitation, or to send information on upcoming events, programs, send an email to frank@coconinokids.org. *Please note time change in March to Dine Standard Time.

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2022 Williams Regional Events

| May 16, 2022
2022 Williams Regional Events

A variety of virtual events in Williams are scheduled in 2022. Keep checking here for the latest updates.

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2022 Resource guides available for cities across Coconino County

| May 16, 2022
2022 Resource guides available for cities across Coconino County

A variety of resource guides are available for cities throughout Coconino County to help families reach the resources they need during the Covid-19 emergency.

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