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New brief: Families at the Nexus of Housing and Child Welfare

| December 3, 2014
New brief: Families at the Nexus of Housing and Child Welfare

New brief: Families at the Nexus of Housing and Child Welfare Research on the relationship between housing and child welfare has consistentlyfound a higher rate of child welfare system involvement among families that are homeless or otherwise precariously housed than among low income families with stable housing. Studies also show that housing problems are common […]

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CCC&Y Board Meeting – Monday, December 15th

| December 3, 2014
CCC&Y Board Meeting – Monday, December 15th

This is just a reminder that the next CCC&Y Board Meeting is scheduled for Monday, December 15th from 12:00 to 1:30 p.m. at the Coconino County Public Health Services Ponderosa Room, 2625 North King Street. Meetings are always open to the public.  We welcome all to attend and be a part of the conversation around […]

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Darkness to Light: Stewards of Children Free Training in Williams – January 22nd

| December 2, 2014
Darkness to Light: Stewards of Children Free Training in Williams – January 22nd

Darkness to Light: Stewards of Children Free workshop for parents, staff, and volunteers advocating for children Just a reminder, Thursday, January 15th is the last day to reserve your spot for the Darkness 2 Light training that is FREE through the Williams Child Abuse Prevention Council and North Country HealthCare.  This training will increase your […]

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REMINDER Training Opportunity – Stewards of Children Workshop on December 10th

| December 1, 2014
REMINDER Training Opportunity – Stewards of Children Workshop on December 10th

Don’t miss this great opportunity for the Darkness to Light, Stewards of Children Training to help children stay safe from sexual predators and to increase your awareness of how to Prevent Child Sexual Abuse This is a FREE workshop for parents, staff, and volunteers advocating for or working directly with children. Hosted by North Country […]

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REMINDER Scholarships Available – ChildLight Yoga Teacher Training – January 23rd to 25th

| December 1, 2014
REMINDER Scholarships Available – ChildLight Yoga Teacher Training – January 23rd to 25th

Cococnino Coalition for Children and Youth Presents: ChildLight Yoga Teacher Training For educators, physical education teachers, school or family counselors, social workers, camp counselors, occupational therapists, physical therapists, recreation directors, yoga teachers, and any others who wish to share the many gifts of yoga and mindfulness with children Limited Scholarships Available for those in Coconino […]

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Emotional Health in Childhood ‘Is the Key to Future Happiness’

| November 27, 2014
Emotional Health in Childhood ‘Is the Key to Future Happiness’

Emotional health in childhood ‘is the key to future happiness’ LSE study says money, success and good grades are less important After investigating the factors in a person’s life that can best predict whether they will lead satisfied lives, a team headed by one of the UK’s foremost “happiness” experts, Professor Richard Layard, has come […]

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Simple Toys Best For Young Kids’ Learning

| November 27, 2014
Simple Toys Best For Young Kids’ Learning

Simple toys best for young kids’ learning  As we enter the holiday season, we will soon be bombarded with ads heralding the latest learning toys for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. These toys promise fantastic educational rewards, sometimes with a price tag to match. Turns out, the toys that can be most beneficial to children’s learning […]

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Darkness to Light: Stewards of Children Free Training in Williams – January 22nd

| November 19, 2014
Darkness to Light: Stewards of Children Free Training in Williams – January 22nd

Darkness to Light: Stewards of Children Free workshop for parents, staff, and volunteers advocating for children Help children stay safe from sexual predators  and “Increase your awareness to Prevent Child Sexual Abuse” Hosted by North Country HealthCare Thursday, January 22, 2015 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm Conference Room at North Country HealthCare – Williams The […]

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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Provides Essential Program Funding to Coconino County in Ongoing Effort to Improve Arizonans Health

| November 19, 2014
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Provides Essential Program Funding to Coconino County in Ongoing Effort to Improve Arizonans Health

According to the Department of Health Services, Arizona ranks 15th in the nation for childhood obesity. In an ongoing effort to provide Arizona’s youth with a healthier future, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona (BCBSAZ) has partnered with the Coconino Coalition for Children and Youth (CCC&Y), in honor of its 75th anniversary statewide outreach campaign, […]

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Improving Child Well-Being: Strengthening Collaboration Between the Child Welfare and Health Care Systems

| November 16, 2014
Improving Child Well-Being: Strengthening Collaboration Between the Child Welfare and Health Care Systems

Improving Child Well-Being: Strengthening Collaboration Between the Child Welfare and Health Care Systems is available for download. This brief authored by the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia’s PolicyLab & Safe Place, explores collaborations—old and new—between child welfare and medical providers. It serves as a resource for states seeking to strengthen these collaborations across the continuum of […]

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