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Current Initiative Overview

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3 WAYS YOU CAN

GET INVOLVED!

Kindergarten Readiness & Registration Campaign

GOALS:
 

  • Increased readiness
     

  • Strengthened family, community and school engagement
     

  • Increase early and on time kindergarten registration by 10%
     

  • Reported change in family satisfaction on the kindergarten registration process
     

ACTIVITIES UNDERWAY:

  • Bookmobiles in partnership with summer food programs
     

  • Resource Fairs and Community Events
     

  • Learning Walks and Shared PD (early learning/K-12)
     

  • Kindergarten Registration Campaign/Folders
     

  • Kindergarten Academies (families/kids)
     

  • Transition Toolkits  (Families/early learning providers)

2017 - 2018 IMPACT
 

  • 6,000 families through outreach activities
     

  • 7,500 families through the Kindergarten Registration Campaign

  1. Distribute Kindergarten Folders
     

  2. Host or/and Attend a Kindergarten Academy
     

  3. Participate in Early Learning Provider and Elementary School Collaboration Trainings

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3 WAYS YOU CAN GET INVOLVED!

Developmental Screening Initiative

GOALS:
 

  • Increased developmental screening to identify and address issues early
     

  • Improved readiness
     

  • Educating families on developmental milestones

ACTIVITIES UNDERWAY:
 

  • Education on developmental milestones and screening through family resource fairs, connecting families with healthcare providers, and providing information on milestones
     

  • Conducting screening and follow ups 
     

2017 -2018 IMPACT
 

  • 3,000 families screened

  1. Help provide families with access to the ASQ screening tool
     

  2. Offer family and/or child trainings that focus on identifying areas of need
     

  3. Design toolkits for children and families that contain materials and activities that support skill building based on identified areas of need

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Family Empowerment Initiative

GOALS:
 

  • Building Family Resilience
     

  • Strengthening Protective Factors
    (including parent education, strengthening social capital, ensuring access to social and health services)

     

  • 70% of families will report a change in practice based on information provided at outreach activities


ACTIVITIES UNDERWAY:
 

  • Parent Conferences and Education
     

  • Baby Showers to provide resources, education and build social capital
     

  • Parent Groups
     

  • Family Cafés to hear from families directly
     

  • Translated materials and events to accommodate family needs


2017 - 2018 IMPACT
 

  • 3,000 families reached

  1. Host or/and Attend a Parent Conferences
     

  2. Host or/and Attend a Preparedness on Parenting (POP) Event
     

  3. Host or/and Attend a family cafe session