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DES Informational Forum

| October 21, 2018
DES Informational Forum

The Arizona Department of Economic Security (DES) is extending an invitation to community services leaders in the area to join in on a conversation with DES leadership to strengthen the efforts of our shared mission to serve Arizonans in need. Your contribution to this conversation is vitally important, so DES hopes you will plan to attend.

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ALERT! Child Care Administration Releasing Wait List and Authorizing Services for NEW Applicants

| August 3, 2015
ALERT! Child Care Administration Releasing Wait List and Authorizing Services for NEW Applicants

Effective June 8th, Arizona’s Child Care Administration (CCA) will be releasing all of the children on the waiting list and will be authorizing services for new applicants if the family’s income is at or below 110 percent of the Federal Poverty Level ($1,815 a month for a family of 3).

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ALERT! Child Care Administration Releasing Wait List and Authorizing Services for NEW Applicants

| July 29, 2015
ALERT! Child Care Administration Releasing Wait List and Authorizing Services for NEW Applicants

Effective June 8th, Arizona’s Child Care Administration (CCA) will be releasing all of the children on the waiting list and will be authorizing services for new applicants if the family’s income is at or below 110 percent of the Federal Poverty Level ($1,815 a month for a family of 3).

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DES Releases 4,000 Children from Child Care Priority Waiting List

| July 22, 2014
DES Releases 4,000 Children from Child Care Priority Waiting List

PHOENIX – The Department of Economic Security announced today it released 4,000 children from the DES Child Care Administration’s Priority Waiting List as a result of funds made available in the special session that created the new Department of Child Safety. The provisions required DES to use funds made available to serve additional low income […]

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A SPECIAL THANK YOU TO THE SPONSORS OF CCC&Y’S ANNUAL CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION ACTIVITIES

| March 31, 2014
A SPECIAL THANK YOU TO THE SPONSORS OF CCC&Y’S ANNUAL CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION ACTIVITIES

Coconino Coalition for Children and Youth (CCC&Y) would like to announce that April is “Child Abuse Prevention” month. In recognition, CCC&Y, along with child and youth organizations in Coconino county, are hosting community wide events and trainings for providers and families. We would like to send out a VERY special THANK YOU!!! to the sponsors of CCC&Y’s Annual Child Abuse Prevention Activities. Without their support, many of these important activities to spread training, education and awareness on the impact of child abuse, neglect and maltreatment would not be possible. THANK YOU so much for your support and your dedication to children and youth in northern Arizona.

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Daily Sun Reports NAU Tapped To Help CPS

| December 12, 2013 | 0 Comments
Daily Sun Reports NAU Tapped To Help CPS

NAU is receiving a $5 million state grant to funnel up to 100 social work students into Child Protective Services as caseworkers upon graduation.The five-year deal will provide 20 junior and senior bachelor’s of social work students a year with a full ride to NAU. Each student will be able to attend school tuition-free for up to two years under the deal. In exchange, the students will have to sign contracts promising to work for DES in Child Protective Services for one to two years after they graduate.

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