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SAVE THE DATE – CCC&Y’s Annual Child Abuse Prevention Kickoff Luncheon

| December 27, 2013 | 0 Comments
SAVE THE DATE – CCC&Y’s Annual Child Abuse Prevention Kickoff Luncheon

Save the Date!  CCC&Y is hosting the Annual Child Abuse Prevention Kickoff Luncheon and Caring for Children Awards Thursday, March 27th from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Elks Lodge.  Don’t miss this great opportunity to Kickoff Child Abuse Prevention Month and to recognize incredible children and youth direct service providers in Coconino County. […]

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CCC&Y’s 2014 Caring for Children Award Nominations Now Being Accepted!

| December 11, 2013 | 0 Comments
CCC&Y’s 2014 Caring for Children Award Nominations Now Being Accepted!

Do you know someone in Coconino County who gives outstanding direct care and support to children? Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth (CCC&Y) is now accepting nominations for the Annual Caring for Children Award.

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Thousands of Ignored Child Abuse Allegations Plague Arizona Welfare Agency

| December 11, 2013 | 0 Comments
Thousands of Ignored Child Abuse Allegations Plague Arizona Welfare Agency

Dana Wolfe Naimark, president and chief executive of the Children’s Action Alliance, said the challenges facing the agency were made worse by budget cuts during the recent recession, which ended many preventive services intended to help families before children are removed from their homes.

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Reading the Way to a Stronger Arizona: A United Fight to Improve Early Childhood Literacy

| December 9, 2013 | 0 Comments
Reading the Way to a Stronger Arizona: A United Fight to Improve Early Childhood Literacy

In the 2013-14 school year, Arizona’s mandatory retention policy, Move On When Reading (ARS 15-701), takes effect. This law requires that third-grade students who test in the “falls far below” range (estimated at 4,000) be held back. In addition, there are approximately 17,500 third-grade students below proficiency, placing them at risk.

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Health Insurance Marketplace Calendar

| December 2, 2013 | 0 Comments
Health Insurance Marketplace Calendar

*Special Announcement* There has been an extension on the Healthcare Marketplace. Don’t miss out on the appropriate dates to sign up.

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Cindy May Marketing Presents- Boost Business Using Relationship Marketing

| November 25, 2013 | 0 Comments
Cindy May Marketing Presents- Boost Business Using Relationship Marketing

Cindy May Marketing is offering a simple, quick and easy way to incorporate the power of relationship marketing. This training is for non-profit businesses and organizational leaders who want to increase engagement, credibility and trust using the best current available relationships.

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Arizona Kids Falling Further Behind

| November 21, 2013 | 0 Comments
Arizona Kids Falling Further Behind

Arizona ranks second in the nation in the number of children who lost coverage between 2010 and 2012. During the same period, forty states saw improvements in children’s coverage due to the success of Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). Arizona, meanwhile, is the only state to abandon its CHIP program. The state froze enrollment in KidsCare four years ago

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Schools Do More With Less

| November 9, 2013 | 0 Comments
Schools Do More With Less

“Flagstaff’s poverty rate has steadily climbed over the last decade. Like the rest of the region, more than half of Flagstaff’s students are poor. The amount of state and federal funds per pupil averages about $6,000.The state contributes $4,200 of that. In Massachusetts, home to some of the best schools in the country, students get more than twice that amount from that state.”

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Pathways after school program receives Award of Excellence

| November 5, 2013 | 0 Comments
Pathways after school program receives Award of Excellence

Flagstaff mentoring program receives recognition as one of the best after school programs in the state.

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Need to talk to people about Common Core?

| November 5, 2013 | 0 Comments
Need to talk to people about Common Core?

The folks at Stand for Children Arizona have put together a terrific toolkit for you to use.

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