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Still time to RSVP for CCC&Y’s ‘Self-Healing and Thriving Communities’ feedback events Nov. 21, 22

| November 11, 2019
Still time to RSVP for CCC&Y’s ‘Self-Healing and Thriving Communities’ feedback events Nov. 21, 22

Now that the Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth has hosted international expert, Kevin Campbell in Flagstaff for training around Self-Healing and Thriving Communities, CCC&Y is inviting member, committee and event attendee feedback. 

We are hosting two events (feel free to choose one) on 11/21 or 11/22 from noon to 1:30 and lunch will be provided.

RSVP’s for either date can be made with Virginia Watahomigie at virginia@coconinokids.org

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Save the Date: CCC&Y to present Annual Prevention Conference — ‘Finding My Strength; Hope in Connection” on April 23, 2020

| November 5, 2019
Save the Date: CCC&Y to present Annual Prevention Conference — ‘Finding My Strength; Hope in Connection” on April 23, 2020

The Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth will present its Annual Prevention Conference with the theme “Finding My Strength; Hope in Connection” on April 23, 2020 in Flagstaff.

Join us for developing personal missions in our work, being agents of change, equity & voice in our community, and hope through the scientific healing power of the heart.

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Action & Outreach Spotlight: Everything you think you know about addiction is wrong

| November 4, 2019
Action & Outreach Spotlight: Everything you think you know about addiction is wrong

Johann Hari’s TED TALK, “Everything you think you know about addiction is wrong” was among information referred to CCC&Y by Kevin Campbell in response to our request for support furthering our prevention/ trauma-informed work. This 14 minute video helps set the stage to think about substance abuse prevention differently, especially around, justice issues and the impacts of thriving environments and having connections.

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Lights On Afterschool Future Leaders Town Hall to be held Oct. 24 at CCC

| October 15, 2019
Lights On Afterschool Future Leaders Town Hall to be held Oct. 24 at CCC

FLAGSTAFF — The Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) is working with Arizona Town Hall to carry out three Future Leaders Town Hall (FLTH) events in Maricopa, Pinal and Coconino counties.

The Future Leaders Town Hall in Flagstaff is being organized in a partnership with Coconino County, LAUNCH Flagstaff and the venue sponsor is Coconino Community College.

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Connections Spotlight: CCC&Y to hold next monthly board meeting on Oct. 21

| October 14, 2019
Connections Spotlight: CCC&Y to hold next monthly board meeting on Oct. 21

The Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth will hold its next monthly board meeting from noon to 1:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 21 at the County Health and Community Services Building, 2625 N. King St., Ponderosa Room, Flagstaff.

ALL are welcome to attend the Coalition’s monthly board meeting and join in the discussion.

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Monthly Tuba City Regional Networking Meeting to be held Oct. 9

| October 8, 2019
Monthly Tuba City Regional Networking Meeting to be held Oct. 9

Meeting to be followed by drug abuse awareness program presented by the Tuba City Child Abuse Prevention (CAP) Council

The next monthly Tuba City Regional Networking Meeting will be held from *10 a.m. to noon Wednesday, Oct. 9 at the Tuba City Public Library, Community Conference Room, 78 Main St., Tuba City. 

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Lights On Afterschool Future Leaders Town Hall to be held Oct. 24 at CCC

| October 8, 2019
Lights On Afterschool Future Leaders Town Hall to be held Oct. 24 at CCC

The Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) is working with Arizona Town Hall to carry out three Future Leaders Town Hall (FLTH) events in Maricopa, Pinal and Coconino counties.

The Future Leaders Town Hall in Flagstaff is being organized in a partnership with Coconino County, LAUNCH Flagstaff and the venue sponsor is Coconino Community College.

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Expect More Arizona — Great Things Are Happening in Education

| October 1, 2019
Expect More Arizona — Great Things Are Happening in Education

The Expect More Excellence Tour Spotlights what schools and communities in Arizona are doing today to make progress toward an excellent education for every student, and celebrates the kind of excellence we expect and believe must be available to all students. It is important to identify the programs and initiatives we know are working so they can be celebrated and potentially replicated. Check out these Excellence Tourstories from September.

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Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) — Launch into FALL with these resources

| October 1, 2019
Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) — Launch into FALL with these resources

Awards, Workshops, Give-A-Ways, Exhibitors, tons of great information, and complimentary lunch. This is the 27th and best year yet for the conference, sign up to join us!

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Children’s Action Alliance: Cheers to a Great 2019 Summit on Kinship Care Issues

| October 1, 2019
Children’s Action Alliance: Cheers to a Great 2019 Summit on Kinship Care Issues

This year’s Arizona Grandparent Ambassadors (AZGA) Summit was a huge success, with nearly 200 kinship family members in attendance.

Every September, AZGA invites families to the meeting to get to know one another and discuss kinship care issues, hold a dialogue with legislators during a panel discussion, learn about community support services and work on public policies they want lawmakers to support in the upcoming legislative session, which begins in January.

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