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Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN) — 2019 Arizona Legislature

| September 17, 2019
Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN) — 2019 Arizona Legislature

Governor Doug Ducey’s School Safety Program, a state-funded grant that places School Resource Officers and Juvenile Probation Officers in selected schools to contribute to safe school environments, now includes School Counselors and Social Workers as options for schools to request. To learn more about the expansion, please view this powerpoint.

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First Things First — Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE)

| September 17, 2019
First Things First — Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE)

The 2019 First Things First Early Childhood Summit on Aug. 26-27 brought together 1,400 early childhood professionals and supporters with this year’s theme of advocating for young children’s healthy development and learning.

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United Way of Northern Arizona — Our New Focus

| September 17, 2019
United Way of Northern Arizona — Our New Focus

Thanks to all of you who were able to join us for Wednesday’s United Way of Northern Arizona luncheon. If you weren’t able to attend, we wanted to share with you the exciting announcement about the new direction UWNA will be pursuing – now and in the future.

Welcome to your new United Way of Northern Arizona , where we
Step Up to invest in the Power and Potential of Successful, Resilient Youth .

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RSVP now for Kevin Campbell’s presentation on ‘Self-Healing Communities’ on Oct. 29 in Flagstaff

| September 17, 2019
RSVP now for Kevin Campbell’s presentation on ‘Self-Healing Communities’ on Oct. 29 in Flagstaff

Ticket sales are off to a strong start for Kevin Campbell’s presentation on “Self-Healing Communities” from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 29 at the High Country Conference Center, 201 W. Butler Ave., Flagstaff.

Tickets are $30 to $45. Click here to register.

“We already have ticket purchases coming in so please make sure to get you and your team signed up,” said Virginia Watahomigie, executive director of the Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth. “Remember, this is about systematic and culture change — everyone is needed in this movement.”

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Children’s Action Alliance — Farewell, for Now…

| September 3, 2019
Children’s Action Alliance — Farewell, for Now…

Dear Friends,

Today is my last day as CEO of Children’s Action Alliance. I have been extraordinarily privileged to travel this road of child advocacy together with you for the past 27 years.  It has been a journey filled with diverse challenges, heart-wrenching realities, and happy steps forward.

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Arizona Coalition for Insurance Parity conducting survey

| August 27, 2019
Arizona Coalition for Insurance Parity conducting survey

By the Arizona Coalition for Insurance Parity The Arizona Coalition for Insurance Parity is a collaborative effort of the Arizona Council of Human Service Providers, JEM Foundation, Mental Health America of Arizona, MIKID, and the Neighbors Council.  Our mission is to ensure Arizonans are able to easily access appropriate and timely mental health and substance […]

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Arizona Developmental Disabilities Planning Council — Back to School Resources

| August 27, 2019
Arizona Developmental Disabilities Planning Council —  Back to School Resources

Arizona Back to School Resources 🍏📚 Most Arizona students head back to the classroom this month. What does that mean for students with developmental disabilities? Scroll down for our roundup of resources related to navigating education in Arizona. RSVP Now: ADDPC 10-year Anniversary Event – October 4   Come celebrate with us on October 4! Enjoy […]

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ASU Morrison Institue — Register Now for State of Our State 2019

| August 27, 2019
ASU Morrison Institue — Register Now for State of Our State 2019

Rural Arizona leaders will share what makes their communities thrive, the solutions that will make them even better and why it matters to you. Speakers will address state and local governance, resource allocation, our changing electorate and the intersection of rural and urban economies.

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‘Courageous Conversations, Critical Choices: AZ Child Protection Act’ — program to be presented Aug. 22 in Flagstaff

| August 20, 2019
‘Courageous Conversations, Critical Choices: AZ Child Protection Act’ — program to be presented Aug. 22 in Flagstaff

“Courageous Conversations, Critical Choices: AZ Child Protection Act,” will be presented at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 22 at the Joe Montoya Senior Center, 45 N. Thorpe Road, Flagstaff.

Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth Board member Andrea Meronuck, of Northland Family Help Center, is scheduled to be panelist.

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NACA presenting ‘Youth Employment Gathering’ on Aug. 24

| August 20, 2019
NACA presenting ‘Youth Employment Gathering’ on Aug. 24

Native Americans for Community Action, Inc. (NACA) is sponsoring the “Youth Empowerment Gathering” from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 24 at the Flagstaff Bordertown Dormitory, 901 N. Kinlani Road, Flagstaff.

• Be empowered through talks on wellness
• Get to know your peers
• Learn about the importance of coping skills
• Jame out with DJ Jermatik
• Paint with Duane Koyawena

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