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2020 Health and Welfare Resource Networking meetings in Coconino County

| January 21, 2020
2020 Health and Welfare Resource Networking meetings in Coconino County

A variety of  health and welfare resource networking meetings are held each month in Coconino County. The meetings are presented in local restaurants, libraries, health care agencies and other locations where health professionals and representatives from a variety of governmental and non-profit organizations share information on upcoming programs and events that benefit the health and welfare of children, youth, parents and seniors throughout the region.

The following is a listing of some of those meetings. Please send any updates to frank@coconinokids.org

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2020 Fredonia Regional Events

| January 20, 2020
2020 Fredonia Regional Events

The following is a compilation of upcoming events in the Fredonia region. To share your upcoming events, please attend the next Fredonia Community Resource Meeting. Future meetings are scheduled for 1:30 pm. Thursday, May 9, July 11, Sept. 12 and Nov. 14 at *Encompass Health Services, 170 N. Main St., Fredonia.

Contact Gwen.Lasslo@ENCOMPASS-AZ.ORG to be placed on the invitation list.*Location, times subject to change

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Workforce Employability Seminar at Fredonia High School

| March 30, 2016
Workforce Employability Seminar at Fredonia High School

The students at Fredonia High School had the opportunity to meet with leaders of the Fredonia, Kanab, Cedar City and St. George communities. On March 16, a Workforce Employability Seminar was held at Fredonia High School. Presenters from around the area came to talk to the students about workforce topics like goal setting, team building, personal finance, test taking strategies and communication.

Eighth Grader Sarah Duffield said, “I really enjoyed the session talking about resume writing and job interview skills that was presented by The Skin Institute. Mary Ronnow told us when you are in an interview you need to look through the employer’s eyes and let them know what you can do for them.”

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United Way of Northern Arizona: KinderCamp 2015 A Great Success

| August 12, 2015
United Way of Northern Arizona: KinderCamp 2015 A Great Success

By the United Way of Northern Arizona

Today is the first day of school for several districts in Northern Arizona and it seemed like a great time to share with you the phenomenal success of this year’s KinderCamp™.

For several weeks during this summer more than 260 children were part of the innovative program to ensure that children have the skills and confidence they need to be successful when they enter kindergarten.

The children came from all over Northern Arizona – Fredonia and Flagstaff, Winslow and Williams, Page and Pinetop-Lakeside. There was a total of 16 classrooms at eight different sites.

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Strengthening Families in Kaibab Paiute

| May 6, 2015
Strengthening Families in Kaibab Paiute

As their children’s first and best teacher, Tosh and her boyfriend, Derrick, know the importance of laying a strong foundation early in their children’s lives. Earlier this year, Tosh signed up for the Growing Up Great parent education classes offered at the Kaibab Early Learning Center near Fredonia. The program covers topics on bonding and attachment, caring for your family, social and emotional development and physical and brain development.

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Fredonia’s Future Educators Association going to Nationals

| April 13, 2015
Fredonia’s Future Educators Association going to Nationals

Fredonia’s Future Educators Association traveled to Tuscon on March 2-4, to compete in this year’s state competition.

All of the students did very well and a few students will represent Fredonia at the FEA National competition in Washington, D.C. in April.

The group consisted of nine students who are all taking Early Childhood Education at Fredonia High School and their advisor, Jeanne Crookston. The group was excited to compete against other students from across Arizona. They had a good time and learned a great deal.

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