Tag: Child Welfare

Early Childhood Summit 2015 Offers Information and Inspiration

| May 15, 2015
Early Childhood Summit 2015 Offers Information and Inspiration

Summit 2015 Offers Information and Inspiration Registration Opens on May 18 The First Things First Early Childhood Summit, to be held August 24 – 25 in Phoenix, brings together early childhood stakeholders to share innovative strategies that help kids be ready for school and set for life. In addition to sessions devoted to specific topic areas — such as […]

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Call To Action – Indian Child Welfare Act – May 18th Deadline

| April 17, 2015
Call To Action – Indian Child Welfare Act – May 18th Deadline

The public only has until May 18, 2015 to contact the Bureau of Indian Affairs to oppose changes to the minimum Federal standards in the Indian Child Welfare Act. Those changes would adversely impact the removal of Indian children from their families and place those children in foster and adoptive homes or institutions without consideration […]

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Notice for Public Comment Request: Adoption Assistance, Child Fatalities

| March 31, 2015
Notice for Public Comment Request: Adoption Assistance, Child Fatalities

Please find below two notices for public comment, the first on Title IV-e adoption assistance program, the second on public disclosure of findings or information about a case of child abuse or neglect which results in a child fatality or near fatality. 1) A Notice for Public Comment on the title IV-E adoption assistance program […]

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CCC&Y’s Annual Child Abuse Prevention Conference – April 9 and April 10, 2015

| March 18, 2015
CCC&Y’s Annual Child Abuse Prevention Conference – April 9 and April 10, 2015

Please join us for the 2015 Child Abuse Prevention Conference: Guest Speaker, Kate Sorensen, is Director of the Trauma Transformation Network, and Co-founder of the STAR School. She has pioneered effective techniques of trauma resolution since becoming Arizona’s first Certified Trauma Specialist in 1992. Her passion for healing trauma has led Kate to train thousands […]

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CCC&Y’s Annual Child Abuse Prevention Conference – April 9 and April 10, 2015

| March 16, 2015
CCC&Y’s Annual Child Abuse Prevention Conference – April 9 and April 10, 2015

Please join us for the 2015 Child Abuse Prevention Conference: Guest Speaker, Kate Sorensen, is Director of the Trauma Transformation Network, and Co-founder of the STAR School. She has pioneered effective techniques of trauma resolution since becoming Arizona’s first Certified Trauma Specialist in 1992. Her passion for healing trauma has led Kate to train thousands […]

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Parents, grandparents, students aren’t fooled by the new state budget – Guest Opinion

| March 16, 2015
Parents, grandparents, students aren’t fooled by the new state budget – Guest Opinion

— Dana Wolfe Naimark is president and CEO of Children’s Action Alliance, Read more: http://azcapitoltimes.com Earlier this legislative session, many state lawmakers grilled Charles Flanagan – who was then director of the Department of Child Safety – about why reports of child neglect are still going up. They pointed fingers, made speeches and issued statements […]

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2015 Child Abuse Prevention Conference

| March 7, 2015
2015 Child Abuse Prevention Conference

Please join us for the 2015 Child Abuse Prevention Conference: Guest Speaker, Kate Sorensen, is Director of the Trauma Transformation Network, and Co-founder of the STAR School. She has pioneered effective techniques of trauma resolution since becoming Arizona’s first Certified Trauma Specialist in 1992. Her passion for healing trauma has led Kate to train thousands […]

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Register Now For The Strengthening Families Program

| February 12, 2015
Register Now For The Strengthening Families Program

The Guidance Center is hosting the Strengthening Families Program from March 24 – May 5. The Strengthening Families Program is a free 7-week program for parents and their children ages 10-14. Designed To: Help parents build on their strengths in showing love and setting limits Help youth develop skills in handling peer pressure and building a positive […]

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2015 Ahoy To Summer Health Fair Vendor Application

| February 11, 2015
2015 Ahoy To Summer Health Fair Vendor Application

The 2015 Ahoy to Summer Committee is pleased to invite you to participate at Ahoy to Summer: Anchors Aweigh to Health a children’s health, wellness & learning Fair on Saturday, May 16, 2015 at the Flagstaff Aquaplex. This fun, pirate-themed event targets the school age children of northern Arizona and promotes a healthy summer and back to […]

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Trauma Informed Care Conference

| February 11, 2015
Trauma Informed Care Conference

The Arizona Council of Human Service Providers presents the Trauma Informed Care Conference on March 24, 2015 from 8:30am-5pm at the Black Canyon Conference Center. Guest speaker Dr. Bruce Perry will present the topic:  “Trauma Impacts the Brain: Healing Happens in Relationships” For more information on the Trauma Informed Care Conference and Dr. Perry click HERE. Fees: […]

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