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DEADLINE EXTENDED – Baby & Toddler Yoga Teacher Training – Scholarship Application Due Dec 31

| December 28, 2015
DEADLINE EXTENDED – Baby & Toddler Yoga Teacher Training – Scholarship Application Due Dec 31

ChildLight Yoga is presenting a training that will cover infant and early childhood development and education on how practicing yoga can support the social, emotional, and physical development, as well as overall contentment an comfort, of babies and toddlers, newborn through 2 years.

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Choosing Quality Child Care and Preschool

| December 28, 2015
Choosing Quality Child Care and Preschool

Choosing a child care setting for your infant, toddler or preschooler is a big decision. Quality is one of the most important factors to consider, as research shows that quality early learning settings help children develop skills that are crucial to their success now and once they enter school. But quality is not always easy to spot. This checklist (find the printable, PDF version here) will help you recognize the key elements of quality and make a more informed decision when considering a child care or preschool setting for your child.

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Annual Child Fatality Review Finds Fewer Deaths, But More Resources Needed

| December 28, 2015
Annual Child Fatality Review Finds Fewer Deaths, But More Resources Needed

The Arizona Department of Health Services’ Child Fatality Review Team recently released its annual review of child deaths in the state, indicating that while the overall mortality rate in 2014 had dropped from the previous year, there are still too many Arizona children whose lives could have been saved. In total, 834 Arizona children died […]

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Toddler Play Group Starts January 21, 2016

| December 28, 2015
Toddler Play Group Starts January 21, 2016

Healthy Steps Presents: Toddler Play Group for children 1 – 3 years of age Thursday mornings from 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. starting January 21, 2016, please join us for this informal opportunity to share, learn, and meet other parents who can relate to you! The group will provide you with an opportunity to: Meet other […]

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1234 Parents! Parenting Children ages 1 to 4 – FREE Parenting Workshops

| December 28, 2015 | 0 Comments
1234 Parents!  Parenting Children ages 1 to 4 – FREE Parenting Workshops

Is parenting your little one tougher than you thought it would be? 1, 2, 3, 4 Parents! Can help…. Using videos, activities, and group discussions, a group leader will help you learn important skills for parenting a young child. This workshop will show you: Discipline methods that really work How to prevent tantrums How to […]

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DEADLINE EXTENDED – Baby & Toddler Yoga Teacher Training – Scholarship Application Due Jan 31

| December 21, 2015
DEADLINE EXTENDED – Baby & Toddler Yoga Teacher Training – Scholarship Application Due Jan 31

ChildLight Yoga is presenting a training that will cover infant and early childhood development and education on how practicing yoga can support the social, emotional, and physical development, as well as overall contentment an comfort, of babies and toddlers, newborn through 2 years.

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Car Seats: Information for Families

| December 21, 2015
Car Seats: Information for Families

One of the most important jobs you have as a parent is keeping your child safe when riding in a vehicle. Each year thousands of young children are killed or injured in car crashes. Proper use of car safety seats helps keep children safe. But with so many differ- ent car safety seats on the […]

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RESCHEDULED! Focus Group – Incentives Available – Share your community’s food needs!

| December 17, 2015
RESCHEDULED! Focus Group – Incentives Available – Share your community’s food needs!

St. Mary’s Food Bank Alliance and ASU are looking for parents with children who qualify for free or reduced school lunch to discuss food needs and resources in your community.

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FREE Healthy Living Workshop in January at the Peaks

| December 14, 2015
FREE Healthy Living Workshop in January at the Peaks

North Country HealthCare and Coconino County Public Health Services District are partnering to offer a FREE Healthy Living Workshop at The Peaks in the Desert Sheep Room.

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It’s Time: Health Insurance Marketplace Open Enrollment

| November 30, 2015
It’s Time: Health Insurance Marketplace Open Enrollment

The health of our state is improved in a variety of ways when Arizonans have access to care and coverage. When it comes to reducing the number of uninsured Arizonans, now is the time. Health Insurance Marketplace enrollment is open. Everyone needs to know – and share – the key facts.

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