CHILD AND FAMILY COLLABORATIVE

Monthly the Clark County Family and Children First Council brings together providers from health, social service, and education programs as the Child and Family Collaborative (content page) for 90 minutes of concentrated information sharing – a valuable use of time for anyone working with children and families in the county.

Participants:

  • Share current information about what is available for parents, children, and families in our community
  • Empower parents to become involved and responsible consumers of services
  • Learn how to access available services
  • Establish linkages between programs and resources
  • Distributing handouts and flyers
  • Benefit from face to face interactions with other providers
  • Develop an understanding other organizations’ roles
  • Gain quick access to options service options when needed
  • Streamline networking
  • Discover program partnerships that provide opportunities to take services to places where they can be more accessible to parents and children