These Nine Months: The Realities of Alcohol and Pregnancy
A window to the world: Promoting Early Language and Literacy Development. From the Zero to Three organization.
Georgetown University Center for Child and Human Development has announced that Putting the Pieces Together: A Toolkit on Developing Early Childhood Systems of Care has just been posted online. It is a wonderful repository of tips, strategies, resources, and lessons learned regarding systems development from the Early Childhood System of Care Communities and national TA providers.
between the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration and the Kentucky Division of Behavioral Health to support Kentucky's further development of its system of care for children age birth to 5 who have social, emotional, and behavioral needs and their families.
A system of care is a coordinated network of community-based services and supports that are organized to meet the needs of children and youth with mental health challenges and their families.
The values of a System of Care are:> Family-Driven and Youth-Guided
Kentucky Family Leadership Academy - The Leadership Academy will enable you to: Strengthen your own leadership skills, Become more comfortable sharing your story, Increase your ability to become leaders in your communities, and Create a "family-driven" and "youth-guided" System of Care. (read more)
March of Dimes Greater Kentucky Chapter Perinatal Summit - Improving the Lives of Babies Across Kentucky (read more)
Children's Mental Health Fact Sheet National Council For Community Behavioral Healthcare - A greater proportion of children and youth in the child welfare and juvenile justice systems have mental health problems than the general population.(read more)
Registration is now open for the 2013 Kentucky Fathering Conference, “Engaging Fathers: Strengthening Families.” The event will be at the Fayette County CES Office, 1140 Red Mile Place, Lexington, KY, 40504. The conference is sponsored by the University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service, Kentucky State University and Kentucky’s System to Enhance Early Development (KY SEED). To learn more about the event and to register, (read more)
The Kentucky Partnership for Families and Children will be hosting a Dad's Retreat at Cumberland Falls State Resort Park July 26-27. Please click here for more information and direct questions to Chris Cecil at (502) 875-1320 or send an email to Chris@kypartnership.org (read more)
U.S. Preventive Services Task Force seeking public comment on child depression screening (read more)