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Deadline to submit to ‘2019 School’s Out, Make It Count’ conference photo contest is Feb. 15

| February 11, 2019
Deadline to submit to ‘2019 School’s Out, Make It Count’ conference photo contest is Feb. 15

Showcase your program on the conference collateral and have your photo be featured in the printed program. Anyone can be the photographer even your program’s participants.

The 27th Annual “School’s Out, Make It Count” conference will be held Oct. 19 at the Phoenix Convention Center.

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First Things First February 2019 Parenting Newsletter

| February 4, 2019
First Things First February 2019 Parenting Newsletter

The Super Bowl is in the history books, but for families with young children, the game is never over. That’s because play is one of the best things you can do to support your child’s healthy development and learning. Check out the top plays!

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CCC&Y February 2019 calendar highlights upcoming Community Events for Families

| February 4, 2019
CCC&Y February 2019 calendar highlights upcoming Community Events for Families

A number of family-friendly events are scheduled throughout Coconino County in February and in coming months.

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Coconino County Public Health Services District conducting survey on health needs, key issues impacting county residents

| January 29, 2019
Coconino County Public Health Services District conducting survey on health needs, key issues impacting county residents

Coconino County Public Health Services District (CCPHSD) is looking for your opinion on past/future community health assessments conducted by CCPHSD. Community health assessments examine the health needs and key issues impacting resident’s health. Your feedback is integral in evaluating the health of our community and informing future assessments. Thank you for taking the time to take our survey, your comments are greatly appreciated.

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Arizona’s Children Association seeking Independent Living Specialist

| January 29, 2019
Arizona’s Children Association seeking Independent Living Specialist

Arizona’s Children Association is looking for an Independent Living Specialist III to join the team in our Flagstaff office. As an Independent Living Specialist with AzCA, you would be responsible for assisting young adults in the transition from foster care to an independent, sustainable living environment. 

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Teen suicide prevention: Highlighting the warning signs and what is being done in Arizona

| January 22, 2019
Teen suicide prevention: Highlighting the warning signs and what is being done in Arizona

It is a tough and sensitive thing to talk about, but with the increase in the number of teen suicides taking place across Arizona, advocates are working hard to raise awareness and make changes in state law to help cut down on the number of youth who are taking their own lives.

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First Things First update for Jan. 22 — A first-year CEO reflection and a look ahead

| January 22, 2019
First Things First update for Jan. 22 — A first-year CEO reflection and a look ahead

One year ago, Marilee Dal Pra became chief executive officer of First Things First. As 2019 begins, she shares thoughts about her initial year leading the organization and her hopes for building on current collaborations and partnerships – and establishing new ones – to continue advancing First Things First’s mission to help all of Arizona’s youngest children learn, grow and succeed.

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Sesame Street Communities Presents: FREE Professional Development Registry

| January 22, 2019
Sesame Street Communities Presents: FREE Professional Development Registry

Hello Early Childhood Educators,

In conjunction with Sesame Street Communities, the Arizona Workforce Registry now provides two interactive courses and seven online, webinar learning bundles created for early childhood educators—whether you are working in a classroom, center-based program, or family child-care setting.  You can learn anytime, anywhere and these webinars are completely free and self-paced.

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Please consider making a donation to the Child Abuse Prevention fund on your Arizona State Income Tax Return

| January 22, 2019
Please consider making a donation to the Child Abuse Prevention fund on your Arizona State Income Tax Return

Please consider making a donation to the Child Abuse Prevention fund on your Arizona State Income Tax Return form (line 65).

The money raised supports In-Home Services that mentor vulnerable families so that children can have the safe, healthy childhoods they deserve.

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First Things First Call for Proposals — Early Childhood Summit 2019

| January 22, 2019
First Things First Call for Proposals — Early Childhood Summit 2019

First Things First is seeking proposals for breakout sessions to be presented at the 2019 Early Childhood Summit.

The Summit brings together early childhood professionals, stakeholders and supporters to learn, share and grow.

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