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It’s science: babies as young as 6 months old are already connecting words www.facebook.com/217911485329_10156790935920330 ...

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2 months ago

Ingham Great Start

The Mid-Michigan Trauma Collaborative invites you to attend a FREE WORKSHOP on RESILIENCE AND SECONDARY TRAUMATIC STRESS facilitated by Cheryl Williams-Hecksel, LMSW

DATE: December 5, 2018
TIME: 3:00 - 4:30 pm
LOCATION:
Ingham County DHHS
Human Services Complex; Building 3
Conference Room A
RSVP: Please contact Teresa Stokes by phone at (517) 882-4200 x155 or by email at teresa@childandfamily.org

This workshop will explore signs of secondary traumatic stress and the impact of exposure to other people's trauma. With an awareness of these signs and symptoms, participants will identify strategies for both individuals and teams to develop resilience.

A flyer with more information is attached. Please share widely!
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2 months ago

Ingham Great Start

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) announces that data from the 2017 National Survey of Children’s Health (NSCH) is now available. A brief overview of the 2017 NSCH, and new estimates of key child health indicators, are found in the NSCH Fact Sheet (attached below).

This voluntary survey, funded and directed by HRSA’s Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB), provides annual national- and state-level estimates of key measures of children’s health and well-being. Anyone can access the data free of charge. HRSA MCHB works with the U.S. Census Bureau to conduct the survey, oversee sampling, and produce a final data set for public use.

For more information about the National Survey of Children’s Health, please visithttps://mchb.hrsa.gov/data/national-surveys.

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2 months ago

Ingham Great Start

There are still spots open for our November 28th Youth Mental Health First Aid Training! Sign-up today!

Youth Mental Health First Aid is designed to teach parents, family members, caregivers, teachers, school staff, peers, neighbors, health and human services workers, and other caring citizens how to help an adolescent (age 12-18) who is experiencing a mental health or addictions challenge or is in crisis.
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4 months ago

Ingham Great Start

Ingham Intermediate School District Early Childhood Services is hosting an Open House to showcase their new location. Please join us on Tuesday, October 2nd from 3:30 – 5:30 pm at their new location – 6520 Mercantile, Suites 1 & 2, Lansing.

You will have a chance to see all the programs that the Early Childhood Services building houses, including IISD Early On, Great Parents Great Start, the Great Start Parent Coalition and Local Leadership Group. Light refreshments will be served.

A flyer is attached – please share widely. We hope to see you there!
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