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Bilingual update: Coconino County Rental or Move In Assistance with Utility Deposit

| March 31, 2020
Bilingual update: Coconino County Rental or Move In Assistance with Utility Deposit

Coconino County Health & Human Services / Community Services report Coconino County Rental or Move In Assistance with Utility Deposit is available for Coconino County residents including seniors, disabled, families, veterans and individuals in crisis and affected by COVID-19.  Must be income eligible.

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Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) — Youth development emergency relief fund

| March 31, 2020
Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) — Youth development emergency relief fund

On Tuesday, April 7 we are throwing a virtual party for AzCASE’s 30th Anniversary celebration with free resources for all during our participation in Arizona Gives Day, an annual day of virtual giving for Arizona nonprofits

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United Way of Northern Arizona Begins Distributing COVID-19 Fund Grants

| March 31, 2020
United Way of Northern Arizona Begins Distributing COVID-19 Fund Grants

We hope that you are continuing to stay safe and stay positive during these trying times.

To help with the staying positive part, we are very happy to report that grants from the COVID-19 Fund established last week are already going out to recipients.

The first grant, made possible because of your donations, was awarded to the Boys and Girls Club of Flagstaff to help support it’s “Club on the Go” bags to keep our kids engaged and active.

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Local Education Spotlight: FUSD Digital Learning Hub now available. See more local education news here

| March 31, 2020
Local Education Spotlight: FUSD Digital Learning Hub now available. See more local education news here

The FUSD Digital Learning Hub is now available at www.fusd1.org/digitalhub. The site will be a continuing resource to support students and families during this time of social distancing.

With the closure of all FUSD schools in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Flagstaff Unified School District believes it is important to continue supporting student learning opportunities regardless of location.   

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AZEdNews Podcast: How AZ schools are affected by COVID-19 closure. See more state education news here

| March 31, 2020
AZEdNews Podcast: How AZ schools are affected by COVID-19 closure. See more state education news here

With Arizona public schools closed until the end of the school year for the COVID-19 pandemic, the consequences for students, teachers and schools have been far-reaching, says Morgan Willis, intern for Arizona Education News Service.

Hear what Phoenix Union High School District‘s Supt. Dr. Chad Gestson and Save Our Schools Arizona‘s co-founder and spokesperson Dawn Penich-Thacker had to say about it.

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2020 Health and Welfare Resource Networking meetings in Coconino County

| March 30, 2020
2020 Health and Welfare Resource 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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2020 Williams regional events

| March 30, 2020
2020 Williams regional events

(EDITOR’S NOTE: PLEASE BE SURE TO CHECK WITH THE INDIVIDUAL ORGANIZATIONS REGARDING POSTPONEMENT / CANCELLATION OF EVENTS DUE TO THE ONGOING CORONAVIRUS SITUATION)

From Folklorico dance instruction to Kids Craft and a Steam train to the Grand Canyon, a variety of events in Williams are scheduled in March and the rest of 2019.

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Bilingual update: Behavioral Health Crisis Hotline

| March 26, 2020
Bilingual update: Behavioral Health Crisis Hotline

Trained crisis intervention specialists are available every day of the year to help over the phone anytime.

The crisis line is confidential. It is open to anyone who needs help.

Our specialists can help in many ways, including:

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LAUNCH Flagstaff — Planning for the future

| March 26, 2020
LAUNCH Flagstaff — Planning for the future

Life has changed and there will be more change ahead.
 
Connecting and convening existing resources and facilitating strategic solutions is what LAUNCH Flagstaff was created to do.
 
As the current health crisis unfolds, our children and their families will be impacted by new economic and social conditions that will add additional stressors into their lives.  It’s for times like this that community stakeholders came together to create LAUNCH Flagstaff back in 2013.  

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District 2 Supervisor Liz Archuleta — Caring for Yourself and During This Time

| March 26, 2020
District 2 Supervisor Liz Archuleta — Caring for Yourself and During This Time

During this time it is crucial that you are taking care of both your physical and mental health and well being. Below you will find the “Self-Care Wheel” that offers some ideas on how to care for yourself during this time. Remember, you are not alone in this. This is only temporary and we will get through this together.

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