Tag: caregivers

News from the Department of Child Safety

| December 9, 2014
News from the Department of Child Safety

When the legislature and Governor Brewer created the new Department of Child Safety they appropriated funding to add new staff so that children could be protected and connected with permanent homes. It is worth celebrating that as of October 31, the Department had filled all of its direct child safety specialist positions. In January of […]

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Providence of Northern Arizona Recruiting Prospective Foster Families For Upcoming Training in Early February

| November 8, 2014
Providence of Northern Arizona Recruiting Prospective Foster Families For Upcoming Training in Early February

Providence of Northern Arizona is currently recruiting prospective foster families for our upcoming PS-MAPP foster parent training in early February. PS-MAPP stands for Partnering for Safety and Performance-Model Approach to Partnering in Parenting.  This training prepares prospective foster parents for working with children and youth in Out of Home Placement. Our agency is specifically looking […]

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Strengthening Families Program for Parents and Youth 10-14 begins September 30th

| September 15, 2014
Strengthening Families Program for Parents and Youth 10-14 begins September 30th

Strengthening Families Program for Parents and Youth 10-14 is an evidence-based parent, youth, and family skills -building curriculum that: Prevents teen substance abuse and other behavior problems Strengthens parent/youth communication skills Increases academic success in youth Prevents violence and aggressive behavior at home and at school The World Health organization named Strengthening Families Program for […]

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Strengthening Families Program for Parents and Youth 10-14 begins September 30th

| September 10, 2014
Strengthening Families Program for Parents and Youth 10-14 begins September 30th

Strengthening Families Program for Parents and Youth 10-14 is an evidence-based parent, youth, and family skills -building curriculum that: Prevents teen substance abuse and other behavior problems Strengthens parent/youth communication skills Increases academic success in youth Prevents violence and aggressive behavior at home and at school The World Health organization named Strengthening Families Program for […]

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ATTENTION Fathers and Others! FREE Stewards of Children Training through the month of June…

| June 13, 2014
ATTENTION Fathers and Others! FREE Stewards of Children Training through the month of June…

As you may know, being a parent is not always easy! While none of us are perfect, it’s easy to make the choice to stay educated and aware, especially when it comes to child sexual abuse prevention. Take Darkness to Light’s Stewards of Children training FREE during the month of June. Learning how to prevent […]

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Professional Development Opportunity

| April 6, 2014
Professional Development Opportunity

The Infant & Maternal Mental Health workshop will be a three parts, a free professional development opportunity for home visiting professionals. Lessons included are; dverse long-term health and social outcomes of children whose parents have depressive symptoms, working with maternal depression and methods of supporting positive child-parent interactions, and much more.

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