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Date: June 2, 2014 Author: ITCNCCDF Categories: News, Parents

Parenting is hard work! But it can also be fun and rewarding. There are many things you can do to help build a safe, stable, and nurturing relationship with your child. This website will help you handle some common parenting challenges, so you can be a more confident parent and enjoy helping your child grow….

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Early Head Start – Child Care Partnerships:

Date: May 22, 2014 Author: ITCNCCDF Categories: ITCN CCDF, News

Early Head Start – Child Care (EHS-CC) Partnerships: Why Do We Need Them? By Amanda Bryans The youngest children in America are also the poorest. Twenty-five percent of infants and toddlers nationwide live in families below the official poverty line. One in eight babies live with families in deep poverty, with household incomes at half or…

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May is National Foster Care Month

Date: May 20, 2014 Author: ITCNCCDF Categories: News, Press Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 5, 2014 Contact: HHS Press Office 202-690-6343 Observing National Foster Care Month 2014 A Statement by HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius Each May, National Foster Care Month serves as a reminder that there are children, youth, and families in our communities who require our collective support to achieve safety, permanence, and the…

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ITCN 11th Annual Youth Leadership Conference

Date: May 20, 2014 Author: ITCNCCDF Categories: News

The Inter-Tribal Council of Nevada, Inc., will hold its 11th Annual Youth Leadership Conference, August 3-6, 2014 at the 4-H Camp in Lake Tahoe!

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April is NCADD Alcohol Awareness Month

Date: April 7, 2014 Author: ITCNCCDF Categories: News, Press Releases

April is NCADD Alcohol Awareness Month  |  |  Share NCADD Alcohol Awareness Month, held every April, was founded by and has been sponsored by the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc. (NCADD) since 1987 to increase public awareness and understanding aimed at reducing the stigma associated with alcoholism that too often prevents individuals and…

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Adult Health Improved by Early Childhood Programs – NIH Research Matters – National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Date: April 7, 2014 Author: ITCNCCDF Categories: ITCN CCDF, News, Press Releases

April 7, 2014 Adult Health Improved by Early Childhood Programs Share on emailShare on facebookShare on twitter An early childhood program—already shown to bring higher academic achievement and career benefits—can also help prevent disease later in life, according to new findings. Photo courtesy of the Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute, University of North Carolina…

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National Autism Awareness Month

Date: April 3, 2014 Author: ITCNCCDF Categories: ITCN CCDF, News, Parents, Press Releases, Providers

Every day, the millions of Americans living with autism and their families face unique and daunting challenges that many of us will never fully appreciate. During National Autism Awareness Month, we renew our commitment to better understand autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and improve the lives of individuals living with it.   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April…

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RAM to Hold FREE Medical Events in Nevada

Date: March 31, 2014 Author: ITCNCCDF Categories: ITCN CCDF, News, Parents

Remote Area Medical, also known as RAM is providing a free weekend-long clinic April 11-13th at Hug High School. Medical professionals will be on hand to provide free check-ups, dental care – including cleanings and fillings if needed, eye exams and even free glasses.

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Application for Exemption for American Indians and Alaska Natives

Date: March 27, 2014 Author: ITCNCCDF Categories: Events, ITCN CCDF, News, Our Program, Parents, Providers

Application for Exemption for American Indians and Alaska Natives and Other Individuals who are Eligible to Receive Services from an Indian Health Care Provider   Click Here: Tribal Exemption Form

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The Affordable Care Act: What It Means for Children, Families, and Early Childhood Programs

Date: March 27, 2014 Author: ITCNCCDF Categories: ITCN CCDF, News, Parents, Providers

The Affordable Care Act: What It Means for Children, Families, and Early Childhood Programs   Beginning in 2014, 48 million uninsured Americans will have new opportunities for health insurance coverage through theHealth Insurance Marketplace. Health and school readiness begin long before a child enters a classroom. Health is a foundational aspect of children’s ability to develop, learn, and thrive….

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