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Action & Outreach Spotlight: The Promise of Adolescence: Realizing Opportunity for All Youth. See related news here

| August 19, 2019
Action & Outreach Spotlight: The Promise of Adolescence: Realizing Opportunity for All Youth. See related news here

Are youth-serving institutions designed to support adolescents for success as adults? A comprehensive report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine says no, documenting an extensive body of research on the importance of adolescent brain development and finding that systems from education to child welfare are ill-equipped to provide what teenagers and young adults need.

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First Things First — Summit 2019: Two weeks left until the Summit

| August 12, 2019
First Things First — Summit 2019: Two weeks left until the Summit

The Summit is two weeks away! Register now and join us for two days of keynote and featured speakers, 80+ breakout sessions on a wide range of early childhood topics, and the opportunity to meet, learn and share strategies that help kids be ready for school and set for life.

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Workshop on the Consequences of Juvenile Justice System Involvement on the Health and Well-Being of Adolescents, Families, and Communities of Color to be held Sept. 26 in Flagstaff

| August 12, 2019
Workshop on the Consequences of Juvenile Justice System Involvement on the Health and Well-Being of Adolescents, Families, and Communities of Color to be held Sept. 26 in Flagstaff

A Workshop on the “Consequences of Juvenile Justice System Involvement on the Health and Well-Being of Adolescents, Families, and Communities of Color” will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 26 at the High Country Conference Center in Flagstaff.

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Education Spotlight: Reading, Writing, and… Mindfulness? Kids Learn Stress-Reducing Technique in School

| August 12, 2019
Education Spotlight: Reading, Writing, and… Mindfulness? Kids Learn Stress-Reducing Technique in School

Kids are heading back to school this month and they’re likely full of first-day jitters, even some anxiety over new teachers and homework. Some schools in Flagstaff are trying to reduce stress in the classroom by giving lessons in mindfulness. KNAU’s Melissa Sevigny reports from a classroom at Flagstaff Junior Academy, where a group of first and second graders are giving it a try.

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Kevin Campbell returns to Northern Arizona on Oct. 29. Event includes full day of training, followed by members’ reception

| August 12, 2019
Kevin Campbell returns to Northern Arizona on Oct. 29. Event includes full day of training, followed by members’ reception

Kevin Campbell, an internationally known youth permanency expert and founder of the Center for Family Finding and Youth Connectedness, will return to Flagstaff for the presentation “Self-Healing Communities- a wide-scale prevention strategy for Coconino County,” on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. training (breakfast and lunch included).              

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Spaces going fast for vendors to participate in CCC&Y’s 9th Annual Flagstaff Early Childhood Fair

| August 12, 2019
Spaces going fast for vendors to participate in CCC&Y’s 9th Annual Flagstaff Early Childhood Fair

In celebration of young children and to support Flagstaff’s Festival of Science, we thank youfor participating in CCC&Y’s 9thAnnual Early Childhood Fair in Flagstaff.  Because of our wonderful sponsors and volunteers, there continues to be no charge to table at this event.  More exciting, this year we will continue to be in the Flagstaff Festival of Science passport, in addition to other advertising, so we expect this to be a great event for all vendors.   

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Action & Outreach Spotlight: Arizona State Board of Education to hold retreat, open to public, Aug. 9, 10 in Flagstaff

| August 6, 2019
Action & Outreach Spotlight: Arizona State Board of Education to hold retreat, open to public, Aug. 9, 10 in Flagstaff

The Arizona State Board of Education will hold a meeting, open to the public, on Friday, August 9, 2019 from 2:00 – 5:00 PM and Saturday, August 10, 2019 from 9:00 AM – 2:30 PM at Northern Arizona University, S. San Francisco St., University Union Building 30 B/A, Flagstaff.

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CCC&Y proud to support monthly Tuba City Regional Networking Meeting. Next meeting is on Aug. 14

| August 5, 2019
CCC&Y proud to support monthly Tuba City Regional Networking Meeting. Next meeting is on Aug. 14

Yes, it’s time for the monthly Tuba City Regional Networking Meeting, held the second Wednesday of the month from 10 a.m. to noon. The meeting is co-presented by the Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth and the Tuba City Public Library, with the support of the County of Coconino.

Guest speakers are always welcome. Next meeting is on Aug. 14.

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Trauma Informed Substance Use Prevention Training to be held Aug. 9, 12 (Flagstaff) and 23

| August 5, 2019
Trauma Informed Substance Use Prevention Training to be held Aug. 9, 12 (Flagstaff) and 23

The Arizona Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) Consortium is hosting FREE training and coaching support for community substance use prevention coalitions through a grant from the Governor’s Office of Youth, Faith, and Family.

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Parenting Arizona to host Active 0-5 Parenting Class Aug. 15 through Sept. 19

| August 5, 2019
Parenting Arizona to host Active 0-5 Parenting Class Aug. 15 through Sept. 19

Parenting Arizona will be hosting an Active 0-5 Parenting Class, starting Aug. 15. Classes will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, Aug. 15 through Sept. 19 at 201 E. Birch Ave., Suite No. 7, Flagstaff.

Snacks will be provided. 

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