Tag: At Risk Youth

Most kids don’t do drugs, but half have witnessed violence

| December 12, 2018
Most kids don’t do drugs, but half have witnessed violence

Worried about the kids?

Well, we’ve got good news and we’ve got bad news.

The overwhelming majority of teenagers in Arizona don’t smoke cigarettes, drink alcohol or use marijuana. …

Now the bad news.

An awful lot of kids are still doing things that can derail their lives and lead to years of trouble down the road. On the whole, Arizona kids have slightly more risk factors than kids nationally.

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Page Unified School District Indian Education Office Parental Support Programs

| July 28, 2014
Page Unified School District Indian Education Office Parental Support Programs

Page Unified School District Indian Education Office Navajo School Clothing Program School Year 2014-2015 The Indian Education Office will start accepting Navajo School Clothing Program (NSCP) order forms on July 21, 2014. The forms can only be obtained at “B” Building the Educational Services Office at 500 South Navajo Drive next to PUSD District Office. […]

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Page Unified School District Indian Education Office Parental Support Programs

| July 24, 2014
Page Unified School District Indian Education Office Parental Support Programs

Page Unified School District Indian Education Office Navajo School Clothing Program School Year 2014-2015 The Indian Education Office will start accepting Navajo School Clothing Program (NSCP) order forms on July 21, 2014. The forms can only be obtained at “B” Building the Educational Services Office at 500 South Navajo Drive next to PUSD District Office. […]

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Page — Active Parenting of Teens — Free Class Jul 28 & 29

| July 15, 2014
Page — Active Parenting of Teens — Free Class Jul 28 & 29

Do you have questions about how to talk to your teen about sex, drugs, or violence? Attend the next session of Active Parenting of Teens! A free parenting class for parents of teens and tweens designed to reduce the risk of teens engaging in alcohol, tobacco, drugs and sexual behaviors . The next 2 day series of classes will be held: Monday […]

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FREE Parenting of Teens class, begins Jun 3rd, register now!

| June 2, 2014
FREE Parenting of Teens class, begins Jun 3rd, register now!

Free!!
Happy families aren’t born….. they’re made, one day at a time.
In this class you will learn what’s going on in your teen’s head, which will help you figure out why they do the things they do. You’ll learn how to open up the lines of communication, encourage cooperation and responsibility, and discipline effectively. You’ll also explore techniques for solving the inevitable problems that crop up. You’ll learn 10 strategies for preventing problems relating to
drugs, alcohol, violence and teen sexuality.

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Call for Presenters- NACA Conference

| April 10, 2014
Call for Presenters- NACA Conference

Native Americans for Community Action, Inc. (NACA) is seeking presenters for the Northern Arizona Suicide Prevention Conference. It will be held on July 9th, at the Twin Arrows Navajo Casino Resort. If you are interested download the provided application.

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Arizona Children Lead the Nation in “Adverse Childhood Experiences”

| March 17, 2014
Arizona Children Lead the Nation in “Adverse Childhood Experiences”

The Arizona Republic reports that a new study recently released indicates that Arizona children lead the nation in “adverse childhood experiences.”

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Bryan Samuels presents to the CPS Oversight Committee

| March 8, 2014
Bryan Samuels presents to the CPS Oversight Committee

Join Bryan Samuels on Friday, March 14th at the House Hearing Room 1, as he presents his vision of Child Safety and Wellbeing to the CPS Oversight Committee. He has spent his career building the capacity of child welfare systems to produce positive outcomes for children, integrating empirical evidence into public policy and service delivery, and streamlining management and operations in government agencies. House Hearing Room 1 is a small hearing room. Plan to be there early if you intend to attend.

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U.S. Attorney General’s Task Force on American Indian and Alaska Native Children Exposed to Violence Meets

| February 11, 2014
U.S. Attorney General’s Task Force on American Indian and Alaska Native Children Exposed to Violence Meets

Members of the U.S. Attorney General’s Task Force on American Indian and Alaska Native Children Exposed to Violence will be on the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community on Tuesday, Feb 11, 2014. It will be the second of four scheduled hearings, the first hearing was in Bismarck, ND in December. The next two will be in Fort Lauderdale and Anchorage.

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Northern Arizona Suicide Prevention Coalition Trainings

| February 8, 2014
Northern Arizona Suicide Prevention Coalition Trainings

Northern Arizona Suicide Prevention Coalition is offering upcoming suicide prevention trainings. These trainings will will be Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST), and safeTALK.

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