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Arizona Kids Count Data Shows Successes, Declines in Kids’ Conditions

| August 22, 2016
Arizona Kids Count Data Shows Successes, Declines in Kids’ Conditions

The astronomical increase in the number of kids in foster care shows a dire need for greater investment in prevention services for at-risk families.

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Women’s Qigoing Class: July 7th

| July 3, 2016
Women’s Qigoing Class: July 7th

Learn how to harness and balance your energy (Qi) to create harmony among your mind, body and spirit on July 7th at 9:30am.

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Help Az Health Services Learn About Your Child’s Health

| June 13, 2016
Help Az Health Services Learn About Your Child’s Health

The Arizona Department of Health Services has asked the Coconino County Public Health Services District for assistance in learning more about our children’s health …

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Visits by NAU students help children prevent tooth decay, reduce school absences

| June 1, 2016
Visits by NAU students help children prevent tooth decay, reduce school absences

A Northern Arizona University dental hygiene outreach program is credited with helping reduce tooth decay among area children.

Several times each year, NAU dental hygiene students visit child care centers to provide oral health screenings, education and fluoride varnishes. The outreach is part of the Coconino County Smart Smiles Program.

A new report showed Arizona reduced the percentage of kindergarteners with untreated decay by eight percent compared with findings in a 2003 report.

The study, “Taking a Bite Out of School Absences: Children’s Oral Health Report 2016,” was conducted by the Arizona Department of Health Services and First Things First, a statewide group promoting early childhood health and education.

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KidsCare Accepting Applications July 26

| May 30, 2016
KidsCare Accepting Applications July 26

AHCCCS estimates approximately 30,000 Arizona children may enroll in KidsCare coverage. KidsCare offers the full array of AHCCCS benefits…

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KidsCare Accepting Applications July 26

| May 23, 2016
KidsCare Accepting Applications July 26

AHCCCS estimates approximately 30,000 Arizona children may enroll in KidsCare coverage. KidsCare offers the full array of AHCCCS benefits…

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Page Public Library Summer Reading Program – Kickoff May 20th!

| May 9, 2016
Page Public Library Summer Reading Program – Kickoff May 20th!

On your mark, get set, READ! at Page Public Library.

The Children’s Summer Reading Program is scheduled for May through July 2016.

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Tell us about your child’s health

| April 25, 2016
Tell us about your child’s health

The Arizona Department of Health Services has asked the Coconino County Public Health Services District for assistance in learning more about our children’s health …

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Fairy Tale Friday

| February 27, 2016
Fairy Tale Friday

Fairy Tale Friday is coming up on April 8th, 2016 from 9am to 12pm at the Elks Lodge in Winslow, AZ. FREE resource fair for families with young children Fun children’s activities Children’s books Car seat checks Food Demos Oral health screenings, 0-5 years old And more! All are encouraged to dress up as their favorite […]

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Tell us about your child’s health

| February 22, 2016
Tell us about your child’s health

The Arizona Department of Health Services has asked the Coconino County Public Health Services District for assistance in learning more about our children’s health … We understand that your time is very important. Please consider taking the Arizona Children’s Health Survey. …

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