Resources for Children, Youth and Families
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The Ford Family Foundation works with these organizations. They have resources that you may find useful.
- California First 5: Promotes children’s health and education
- Zero to Three: Works to ensure that all babies and toddlers have a strong start in life.
- Early Learning Division: Supports Oregon’s young children and families as they learn and thrive.
- Oregon Association of the Education of Young Children: Promotes high-quality early learning by connecting practice, policy and research
- Oregon Infant Mental Health Association: Supports the emotional health and well-being of Oregon’s infants, toddlers and their families.
- Institute for Youth Success: Provides professional development and capacity-building to nonprofits and community-based organizations serving youth.
- Search Institute: Provides research, resources, and expertise help organizations, schools, and community coalitions solve critical challenges in the lives of young people.
- Oregon Health Authority: Works to lower and contain costs, improve quality and increase access to health care in order to improve the lifelong health of Oregonians.
- Center for Disease Control, ACEs Study: Childhood experiences, positive and negative, have a tremendous impact on future violence victimization and perpetration, and lifelong health and opportunity. Much of the research in this area has been referred to as Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs).
- Center for the Study of Social Policy: Works to secure equal opportunities and better futures for all children and families, especially those most often left behind.
A statewide collaborative aimed at preventing and lessening the impact of adverse experiences on children, adults and families.
Oregon Early Childhood Funding Streams Webinar (recorded December 6, 2017)
Siskiyou, California Early Childhood Funding Streams Webinar (recorded December 21, 2017)