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Bilingual update: Division of Developmental Disabilities to hold Virtual Town Hall Meeting April 16, 23, 30

| April 9, 2020
Bilingual update: Division of Developmental Disabilities to hold Virtual Town Hall Meeting April 16, 23, 30

The Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD) is hosting regularly scheduled Virtual Town Hall meetings every Thursday during the month of April.

DDD will present details about the initiatives and actions that the Division is taking to support the health and safety of members, families, and the professionals in its system during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The meetings will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. April 16, 23, 30.

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Western Navajo Agency Food Distribution to be held April 14 at Western Navajo Fair Grounds, Tuba City

| April 8, 2020
Western Navajo Agency Food Distribution to be held April 14 at Western Navajo Fair Grounds, Tuba City

The Western Navajo Agency Food Distribution from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. DST, or until food runs out, Tuesday, April 14 at the Western Navajo Fair Grounds, Tuba City.

*Absolutely no one is to walk up to the site*

**Do not get out of your vehicles**

Click on flyer for more information.

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Coconino County Health & Human Services seeking program supervisor for Healthy Families program

| April 7, 2020
Coconino County Health & Human Services seeking program supervisor for Healthy Families program

Coconino County Health & Human Services seeking program supervisor for Healthy Families program.

Healthy Families is a nationally accredited and evidence-based intensive home-visiting program that seeks to identify overburdened families in need of support.  Our mission is to prevent child abuse and neglect by enhancing family functioning, building trusting relationships, teaching problem solving skills, improving a family’s social support, and promoting positive parent-child interaction.  Participation is voluntary for families.

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District 2 Supervisor Liz Archuleta — Fill out the census and get counted!

| April 7, 2020
District 2 Supervisor Liz Archuleta  — Fill out the census and get counted!

Coconino County Residents Count:
Fill out the 2020 Census!

What is the 2020 Census and Why is it Important?

The census aims to collect an accurate count of our population which determines federal funding for our communities for resources like schools, hospitals, fire departments, roads, etc. The census also helps determine federal funding in times of disaster like the COVID-19 pandemic or forest fires, as well as determines the amount of seats Arizona will have in the U.S. House of Representatives.

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Updates for individuals, families and small businesses effected by Covid-19.

| April 7, 2020
Updates for individuals, families and small businesses effected by Covid-19.

Good Afternoon Everyone,

Below are a variety of updates for individuals, families and small businesses effected by Covid-19.

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United Way of Northern Arizona Awards $50,000 Grant to Flagstaff Family Food Center

| April 7, 2020
United Way of Northern Arizona Awards $50,000 Grant to Flagstaff Family Food Center

United Way of Northern Arizona has recently awarded a $50,000 grant from its COVID-19 Fund to the Flagstaff Family Food Center (FFFC), a nonprofit meeting the challenges of COVID-19 by adapting how it provides services while dramatically expanding its services to those in need.

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Connections Spotlight: Letter to Families

| April 7, 2020
Connections Spotlight: Letter to Families

This is hard! But, you are doing it! Give yourself a big pat on the back from Coconino Coalition from Children and Youth! As a reminder, pause a few times daily to take a few deep, mindful breaths.

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Online alternatives to closure of Tuba City VA Clinic

| April 6, 2020
Online alternatives to closure of Tuba City VA Clinic

Greetings,

On behalf of the Northern AZ VA Health Care System (NAVAHCS), I would like to inform the the Interim Director and Executive Leadership have reached the decision to scale back o face-to-face services for Primary Care and Mental Health, due to rising cases of COVID-19in Northern AZ. Therefore, to ensure the safety and well-being of our Veterans patients and staff, the Tuba City VA Clinic has temporarily closed until futher notice. Our clinicians have been assigned to telework or work out our other VA Clinics.

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LAUNCH Flagstaff monthly update

| April 3, 2020
LAUNCH Flagstaff monthly update

April is Child Abuse Prevention Monthand this is top of mind for me as we move through the COVID-19 pandemic and the looming economic recession that will likely follow.  The stress today on our families is unprecedented and my fear is that some children may bear the brunt of that reality.

The Coconino Coalition for Children and Youth recently published their Prevention Plan & Needs Assessment.  In the report, Virginia WatahomigieCCC&Y Executive Director says, “We can no longer say-this is not my problem. The effects of childhood trauma have tremendous costs to society, and it is imperative that we develop the understanding of why and what can be done.”

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Bilingual update: Altice Advantage Internet service offered free for 60 days for households with K-12 and/or college students

| April 3, 2020
Bilingual update: Altice Advantage Internet service offered free for 60 days for households with K-12 and/or college students

Altice USA recognizes the important role we play in providing our Optimum and Suddenlink customers with connectivity solutions, and we are committed to helping schools and students stay connected during this unprecedented time. For households with K-12 and/or college students who may be displaced due to school closures and who do not currently have home internet access, we are offering our Altice Advantage Internet service for free for 60 days – only pay the already discounted installation fee.

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