Monthly Archives: July 2013

Days of Caring 2013 – Agency Project Submissions Now Open

Does your childcare center, school or non-profit have a project that can be completed by volunteers? The project can range from cleaning to painting to landscaping to general repairs or anything that can be completed by volunteers during United Way … Continue reading

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Infant Toddler Guidelines Training at Casa de los Ninos

Casa de los Niños is pleased to host a Professional Development Training: The Arizona Infant & Toddler Development Guidelines This training is an overview of the document and provides tips for navigating through it. The Infant & Toddler Development Guidelines … Continue reading

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Parenting School Age Children

For parents of children ages 5 to 12 on August 6, 13, & 19, 2013 This three-session workshop will show you effective ways to: Use positive discipline techniques that work Improve communication with your children Teach responsibility and other important values … Continue reading

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Fall C.O.R.E. Training Dates – Basic Training for Social Service Professionals

Our Family’s C.O.R.E. training (Comprehensive Orientation & Required Education) is a 27-hour course for all levels of workers in the behavioral health and social service fields. It covers social issues such as homelessness, addiction, domestic abuse, child/elder abuse and LGBT … Continue reading

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Parent InfoLine

      Casa de los Niños is very pleased to announce the continuation of the Parent InfoLine, formerly supported by the Pima County Parenting Coalition. The Parent InfoLine is gateway to accessible, convenient, and affordable parent education programs. Information … Continue reading

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McDonald’s To Host Backpack Saturday on July 27, Arizona Restaurants to Giveaway 28,000 Free Backpacks Statewide!

McDonald’s restaurants in Arizona will host Backpack Saturday on July 27, a statewide event that will give away 28,000 backpacks and help thousands of children get ready for school!  McDonald’s restaurants will begin distributing the FREE backpacks beginning at 8 a.m. on July … Continue reading

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Home Front Alert: The Risks Facing Young Children in Military Families

When a parent goes to war, families are deeply affected. Young children may be especially vulnerable to adverse outcomes, because of their emotional dependence on adults and their developing brains’ susceptibility to high levels of stress. Nearly half-a-million children younger … Continue reading

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