Monthly Archives: February 2012

The 2012 Week of the Young Child

AzAEYC and the local affiliates and chapters invite you to join us in celebrating Week of the Young Child, an annual celebration sponsored by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).  The Day at the D-Backs celebration … Continue reading

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Youth & Peace Conference in Tucson

END Violence in Our Schools, Families and Neighborhoods!!! Saturday, March 3, 2012 (9:30 am to 4:30 pm) Violence in our schools continues to make headlines: Yesterday in Ohio, five high schools students were shot by a classmate. Three have died. … Continue reading

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Healthy Pima Conference – Friday March 16, 2012

Healthy Pima Conference (FREE!) Friday March 16, 2012 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Westin La Paloma Resort (Canyon Ballroom I/III) 3800 E. Sunrise Drive Register at http://www.HealthyPimaConferenceRSVP.org (Deadline to RSVP: March 1st, 2012) Healthy Pima Conference with Link (2)

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Resources available from Promoting Physical Activity in the Homes Workshop

The full slideshow with links is available here: Physical Activity in the Homes as well as a helpful article here. Don’t forget to regularly visit the Professional Development page of the blog for upcoming opportunities for you and your staff.

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Parent Aid Job Opening

Parent Aid is looking for a Family Support Specialist to join our team.  You are the ideal candidate if you have excellent interpersonal skills, are open-minded and nonjudgmental.  You will be detail-oriented, well organized and able to multitask.  You will … Continue reading

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UA News: UA Receives $1.6M to Support Poor Working Mothers

UA Receives $1.6M to Support Poor Working Mothers Please Note: Eligibility and Enrollment Information is on the Right Side Panel

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Harvard Expert in Resilience in At-Risk Young Children to Speak in Tucson Feb. 24th

Talk to Explore How to Support Parents in Raising Healthy Children Even in Face of Adversity TUCSON, Ariz. (Feb., 16, 2012) —The importance of positive early environments on developmental outcomes for children living in poverty is clear. Understanding how to … Continue reading

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Professional Development Opportunity this Friday! (Tomorrow!)

Promoting Physical Activity in the Home with the Families You Work With When: Friday February 17, 2012 from 12:00-1:30 p.m. Where: United Way Boardroom, 330 N. Commerce Park Loop Dr. Tucson, AZ 85745 Synopsis:  Home visitors learn how they can implement … Continue reading

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C.O.R.E. training in March

Do your employees have the training they need? Our Family’s C.O.R.E. (Comprehensive Orientation & Required Education) is a 27-hour course for all levels of workers in the behavioral and social services. It covers social issues such as homelessness, violence, addiction, domestic abuse, … Continue reading

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Arizona Baby Facts

ZERO TO THREE: National Center for Infants, Toddlers, and Families has developed a set of baby facts for all the states in the U.S. Use this PDF to learn more about Arizona Baby Facts: Arizona Baby Facts PDF

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