Preview of June 7, 2017 CSN Meeting ~ Successful Transitions to Adulthood

May 26, 2017

The featured topic of our June 7th CSN Partner meeting will be “Successful Transitions to Adulthood.” We will learn about several local programs from a panel of guest presenters. Programs & Presenters Nevada County Behavioral Health, Children’s Department – Hayley Elrod and Rob Ferrer, Child Therapists Nevada County Superintendent of Schools Office (NCSOS) – Several programs including: Foster Youth Services, […]

Alert to Parents and all who work with youth ~ “Blue Whale Challenge” reported online suicide game

May 26, 2017

Thanks to Kim Honeywell, Program Coordinator, Suicide Prevention & Intervention, Nevada County Public & Behavioral Health, and Rebecca Slade, Nevada County Behavioral Health Director for this info. Here’s the note from Kim: Please, keep alert for any talk or social media chatter about the Blue Whale Challenge (Also known by A Silent House, A Sea of Whales, F57, F-57).  […]

New Name for DVSAC ~ This Summer

May 26, 2017

Thanks to Stephanie Fischer, Associate Director of Outreach & Development, Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Coalition, for this info, which is also posted here: Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Coalition is rebranding this summer… Community Beyond Violence ~ Engage. Empower. Prevent. At DVSAC, we seek to lift our community beyond all forms of interpersonal violence by engaging […]

Western Sierra Medical Clinic expands to Kings Beach-Tahoe

May 26, 2017

Thanks to Cheryl Rubin, Chief Communications Officer, Western Sierra Medical Clinic, for this info. The full press release is at and here: Western_Sierra_expands_to_Kings_Beach-Tahoe Western Sierra Medical Clinic will begin operating the Placer County health center in Kings Beach-Tahoe, ensuring that thousands of residents will continue receiving accessible, affordable and quality health care. The health center, 8665 Salmon Ave., will […]

United Way Day of Action ~ June 1

May 26, 2017

Thanks to Donna Cobb, Administrative Assistant, United Way of Nevada County, for this info. Here’s the press release, excerpts below: UW-Press Release_ Day of Action 2017 United Way of Nevada County (UWNC) is planning its 9th annual “Day of Action” for June 1st. This is a national day of service for United Ways throughout the world; a day […]

Free Clothing Ministry Event ~ June 12

May 26, 2017

Thanks to Teni Oregon, Director of the nonprofit called “God’s Closet” in Grass Valley for this info. The free shopping day ($1 entrance fee) is on June 12th.  Donations are still being welcomed for the event. Contact Teni at info below if you have children’s clothing to donate. What ~ Free Children’s Clothes ($1 entrance fee, then shop […]

Fun Day at Western Gateway Park ~ June 21

May 26, 2017

Thanks to Laurie DeMartini at the Penn Valley PARTNERS Family Resource Center, for this info. The Penn Valley PARTNERS Family Resource Center is sponsoring the Fun Day at Western Gateway Park on June 21. Here’s the flyer: PARTNERS Fun Day  

Step Up to Kindergarten ~ Starts July 6

May 26, 2017

  Registration is now open for Step Up to Kindergarten, which runs July 6-26. Here’s the flyer with info: Step Up to Kindergarten-July 6-26

YMCA – Summer Day Camps, Camp Counselor Jobs, & Teen Volunteer Program

May 26, 2017

Thanks to Rachel Levesque, Program Coordinator, Gold Country YMCA of Superior California, for this info about the Summer YMCA Day Camp program for ages 5-12. Documents below.  YMCA offers low cost day camp and scholarships for those who qualify. Camps are 8am-5pm Monday-Friday with six sessions, June 19-Aug 4. Dates & Themes and Registration info for campers YMCA-Summer Camp Dates […]

Quick Links ~ May 30, 2017 edition

May 23, 2017

“Quick Links” allows us to fit more info into the CSNNC e-news and keep upcoming events on the radar.  E-news content is pulled from our website News page, so you can find all recent items here: This “How To” guide tells how CSN can help you share information, and includes submission guidelines for CSN e-news: csn_how-to_guide-for-speaking-inquiries-info-sharing. It’s also posted at […]