Child Welfare/Family Services Associations

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    Taxonomy Code: TN-1450

    Organizations whose members are agencies and individual professionals concerned with the welfare of children, youth and their families who have affiliated for the purpose of promoting mutual interests, participating in seminars and conferences, networking with their peers, subscribing to journals and other publications, and taking advantage of other opportunities for continuing professional development. Members may work in a particular field such as adoption, children's protective services, foster care or parenting; or may represent a broad range of systems that serve children, youth and their families. Many child welfare/family services associations set standards which relate to the qualifications and performance of members; offer certification programs; maintain a job bank; provide a forum for the exchange of ideas and information; promote high quality services through publications, training, consultation and other forms of support which strengthen member agencies and their staffs; and support a public policy agenda that promotes the well-being of the population they serve.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    Child and Family Support for Logan, Phillips, Sedgwick - Early Childhood Council Logan, Phillips, and SedgwickProvides quality early childhood services by: - Increasing public awareness of early childhood issues and needs that promote a public will for high quality early childhood opportunities - Promoting and sustaining a highly qualified workforce of professional development of early childhood professionals - Collaborating with the efforts of local agencies to provide services to young children and their families - Strengthening and supporting community based services for the overall health and wellness for young children Child Care Resource and Referral offers a free child care resource and referral service. We help families by providing referrals to child care, education about the quality and availability of care, and financial assistance information. Work within their communities, CCR&Rs identify early care and education needs, and focus on enhancing the quality and availability through recruiting, training and supporting our early childhood champions. Logan CountyEarly Childhood Council Logan, Phillips, and SedgwickEarly Childhood Council Logan, Phillips, and Sedgwick
    Child and Family Support for Yuma, Washington, Kit Carson - Early Childhood Council Logan, Phillips, and SedgwickProvides quality early childhood services by: - Increasing public awareness of early childhood issues and needs that promote a public will for high quality early childhood opportunities - Promoting and sustaining a highly qualified workforce of professional development of early childhood professionals - Collaborating with the efforts of local agencies to provide services to young children and their families - Strengthening and supporting community based services for the overall health and wellness for young children Also facilitates the School Readiness Quality Improvement Project (SRQIP), which aims to increase the school readiness of children 5 years of age and younger who are cared for at early care and education facilities located in neighborhoods with eligible elementary schools. Yuma CountyEarly Childhood Council Yuma, Washington, Kit CarsonEarly Childhood Council Yuma, Washington, Kit Carson
    Early Childhood Council - United Way of Weld CountyWorks to advance programs, resources and support around early learning, family support and parent education, and social, emotional, and mental health. One of 34 Early Childhood Councils in Colorado.Weld CountyUnited Way of Weld CountyUnited Way of Weld County
    Kit Carson County Human Services & Child Welfare - Kit Carson County Department of Public Health and EnvironmentProvides the following services for children and families: - Home-Based Services - Life Skills - Crisis Intervention - Prevention/Intervention - Kinship Supports - Family Facilitated Meetings - Permanency Roundtables - Youth In Conflict Services - Referrals to Community-Based Services - Adult Protective Services - CCAP (childcare assistance to low-income families) - Colorado Works/Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (HB-141-, TANF) - TANF Child Only Program - Aid to the Blind (AB) - Child Support - Low-Income Energy Assistance Program (LEAP) - Aid to Needy and Disabled (AND) - Food Assistance Program Authorization (FA) - Home Care Allowance Program (HCA) - Old Age Pension (OAP) - Medicaid Transportation Kit Carson CountyKit Carson County Department of Public Health and EnvironmentKit Carson County Department of Public Health and Environment

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