Tag: first things first

Parents As Teachers

| September 15, 2014
Parents As Teachers

The parent is the child’s first and most influential teacher. Parents as Teachers can come along side to provide information, support, and encouragement to help children develop optimally during the crucial early years of life. Parents as Teachers core focus: Family support and parenting education Child and family development Diversity within families Health, safety, and […]

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Yavapai Child Care Coalition 2014 Fall Conference – Oct. 4th

| August 27, 2014
Yavapai Child Care Coalition 2014 Fall Conference – Oct. 4th

Yavapai Child Care Coalition is hosting their 2014 Fall Conference. This year’s theme is “Everyday Heroes” Please join at 8:30 a.m. Saturday October 4, 2014 at the Hassayampa Inn, 122 E. Gurley Street, Prescott, AZ, 86301 for this exciting daylong event. Please sign up using the following methods: CALL: Cindy Pemberton at 928-776-0062. FAX: Your […]

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Spread the word about the importance of early childhood – FTF Video Ads Released

| August 11, 2014
Spread the word about the importance of early childhood – FTF Video Ads Released

First Things First partners with communities across Arizona to strengthen families and support the health and learning of our youngest children. A key piece of their work is to raise public awareness of the importance of early childhood. That’s where you come in. Their latest awareness ads are now running on TV, radio, movie theater […]

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First Things First Early Childhood Summit – Learn, Share, Grow – August 18-19 – Full Program Now Available!

| August 4, 2014
First Things First Early Childhood Summit – Learn, Share, Grow – August 18-19 – Full Program Now Available!

The First Things First Early Childhood Summit 2014 is just two weeks away (August 18-19), and the full program is now available for preview. Registered participants will receive a hard copy when checking in, but we invite you to preview it now online and start planning your itinerary. In addition to the opening and closing keynotes, there […]

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First Things First Early Childhood Summit – Learn, Share, Grow – August 18-19

| June 30, 2014
First Things First Early Childhood Summit – Learn, Share, Grow – August 18-19

The First Things First Early Childhood Summit 2014 is a unique opportunity to meet and share innovative strategies that help kids be ready for school and set for life. Registration is now open. In addition to more than 75 breakout sessions devoted to early learning, children’s health, family support and more, we are proud to welcome an exciting lineup of keynote […]

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FTF Capacity Building for System Success – You are invited!

| May 5, 2014
FTF Capacity Building for System Success – You are invited!

FTF Capacity Building for System Success You’ve talked – We’ve listened – Now it’s time to implement and build capacity   In 2013, the Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits, in partnership with First Things First, conducted an extensive research project to discover the strengths, challenges and opportunities for organizations statewide to successfully partner with First Things First. We analyzed […]

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FTF Capacity Building for System Success – You are invited!

| April 28, 2014
FTF Capacity Building for System Success – You are invited!

FTF Capacity Building for System Success You’ve talked – We’ve listened – Now it’s time to implement and build capacity   In 2013, the Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits, in partnership with First Things First, conducted an extensive research project to discover the strengths, challenges and opportunities for organizations statewide to successfully partner with First Things First. We analyzed […]

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Free Oral Health screenings for kids 5 and under and pregnant women

| February 4, 2014
Free Oral Health screenings for kids 5 and under and pregnant women

Free Smart Smiles Event
North Country HealthCare Community Room
2920 N 4th St, Flagstaff, AZ 86004

Tuesday February 4, 2014
10:00 am – – 10:30 am: Story Time and fun with Tootsie the Tooth!
10:30am- – 12:30pm: FREE dental screenings and fluoride varnish applications to any child birth thru age 5 years and pregnant women.

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Lawmaker Targets Early Childhood Education Money to Fund CPS

| January 4, 2014 | 0 Comments
Lawmaker Targets Early Childhood Education Money to Fund CPS

A senior Republican legislator wants to use tobacco-tax dollars to help fund the embattled Child Protective Services, which was recently rocked by revelations that it ignored more than 6,000 cases of abuse and neglect over several years. House Appropriations Committee Chairman Rep. John Kavanagh, R-Fountain Hills, is wading into a big fight. He is not proposing a new revenue source, but is instead targeting the funds of the Arizona Early Childhood Development and Health Board, also known as First Things First.

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New Dates Available – First Things First Speakers Series Training

| December 27, 2013 | 0 Comments
New Dates Available – First Things First Speakers Series Training

Do you want to learn simple ways to talk about early childhood and First Things First? Do you want to learn how to write effective impact stories about programs? First Things First two part training series offered on new dates! Join us for this great opportunity….

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