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Bilingual report — WIC increasing fruit, vegetable benefits for participating women and children

| April 30, 2021
Bilingual report — WIC increasing fruit, vegetable benefits for participating women and children

As a result of the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 passed by Congress, WIC is increasing the fruit and vegetable benefits to $35 per month for the benefit months of May, June, July and August 2021 for participating women and children.  

Click on flyers for more information in English and Spanish.

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Bilingual report — WIC launches new Participant Portal

| April 30, 2021
Bilingual report — WIC launches new Participant Portal

WIC has launched a new Participant Portal — https://www.myazwic.com/ — that allows an applicant to register and contact the clinic directly or appear on the Participant Portal Submissions/Registration Report.

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Connections Spotlight — Creativity Takes Courage. Next CCC&Y Youth Expression event on May 2

| April 27, 2021
Connections Spotlight — Creativity Takes Courage. Next CCC&Y Youth Expression event on May 2

Adolescence is a complex and emotional transition from childhood to adulthood. It’s a time of establishing an identity and taking new (hopefully healthy) risks to expand your sense of self and capabilities. It’s a time when peers are of utmost importance, and we crave belonging.

Creativity Calling meets all of these critical needs from expression to connection! The arts are an opportunity to express yourself and interact with the world. Art expression allows us the chance to access our deepest and most

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2021 Tuba City, Navajo Nation Regional Events

| April 26, 2021
2021 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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2021 Resource guides available for cities across Coconino County

| April 26, 2021
2021 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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2021 Health and Welfare Resource Virtual Networking meetings in Coconino County

| April 26, 2021
2021 Health and Welfare Resource Virtual Networking meetings in Coconino County

A variety of  health and welfare resource networking meetings are held each month in Coconino County. The meetings are presented in local restaurants, libraries, health care agencies and other locations where health professionals and representatives from a variety of governmental and non-profit organizations share information on upcoming programs and events that benefit the health and welfare of children, youth, parents and seniors throughout the region.

The following is a listing of some of those meetings. Please send any updates to frank@coconinokids.org

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April 7, 8, 10 — Stronger As One Coalition mental health focus group for youth 18-24

| April 4, 2021
April 7, 8, 10 — Stronger As One Coalition mental health focus group for youth 18-24

As we continue through this pandemic, the Stronger As One Coalition is committed to supporting everyone in our community to take care of all of our mental health and wellbeing in the face of elevated stress and uncertainty. Young people in our community have experienced more upheaval than nearly any other group, with disruptions to every facet of life. For that reason, Stronger As One and NACA’s Native Connections are hosting Focus Groups on the impact of COVID-19 on mental health and wellbeing of youth in our community.  At the end of last year we hosted teens, this round focuses on individuals ages 18-24.

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April 8 — Join Health Choice Arizona and the American Red Cross, in a series of training sessions for those who have served, are serving, and their families

| April 4, 2021
April 8 — Join Health Choice Arizona and the American Red Cross, in a series of training sessions for those who have served, are serving, and their families

Join Health Choice Arizona and the American Red Cross, in a series of training sessions for those who have served, are serving, and their families, 9 to 10:30 a.m. April 8.

Who should attend:

Those who have served, Veterans, Active Duty Service Members, and Family Members

About these sessions:

These sessions were developed to help participants cope during the COVID‐19 pandemic. Each session will provide techniques, tips, and guidance that may be helpful during this time.

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CCC&Y provides a variety of options to help families during 2021

| March 29, 2021
CCC&Y provides a variety of options to help families during 2021

At Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth, we’re working towards a world where every person lives in peace and is supported by a thriving, resilient community. We’ll make that vision a reality by igniting collective action that creates better lives for children and families.

To assist families in the coming year, CCC&Y will continue to support and expand a variety of programs we have initiated in 2020 with the assistance of a variety of partners in the region and statewide.They include:

The CCC&Y Family Connection, hosted every Monday from 2:30-3:30. The bilingual Zoom meeting is is a great way to connect with others countywide. Folks can join virtually or by phone. …

A variety of resources are also available for families and local professionals who work with families on CCC&Ys Prevention Webpage.

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You Are Invited!! Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Collaboration Conference on March 9

| March 8, 2021
You Are Invited!! Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Collaboration Conference on March 9

Please join us for our first DES – SNAP Collaboration Conference! We will be providing program information on various SNAP areas to community partners that may be looking for expansion or additional resources on different SNAP programs. If you are interested, please join us with any of the connection choices provided below. We look forward to seeing you all there!   

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