Child Abuse Prevention Month – Board of Supervisors Resolution & Children’s Bill of Rights

April 17, 2017

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month. Thanks to the Nevada County Board of Supervisors for the resolution approved on March 28 proclaiming April 2017 as Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Month in Nevada County and urging “all citizens to recognize this month by dedicating ourselves to the task of improving the quality of life for all children […]

Community Legal Clinic ~ Apr. 26

April 17, 2017

Community Legal is offering one more clinic on April 26. Details in their April calendar posted here:  

CPR-AED-First Aid Skills Demo Check Class Schedule – NCSOS ~ through July 2017

April 17, 2017

Thanks to Faith Yamamoto, Support Services Secretary II, Nevada County Superintendent of Schools, for this info. Here’s a CPR-AED-First Aid Skills class schedule (skills demo check) that goes through July 2017.  CPR Calendar April-July 2017 Training has transitioned from an in-classroom style training to an on-line training.  Once someone signs up on the NCSOS website (see link below), they will receive an email […]

Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC) & Human Trafficking Strategy Session ~ May 11

April 17, 2017

From Nick Ready, Program Manager for Child Protective Services. Here’s the flyer: CCR Flyer_Nevada County_2017May11 You are invited to participate in the Nevada County Coordinated Community Response Strategy Session The Coordinated Community Response (CCR) Strategy Session will engage multi-sectorial community stakeholders to work together in identifying the pressing community problems and sustainable solutions that will create […]

Food Access Saturday ~ Starts May 13

April 17, 2017

  On May 13th, United Way, in partnership with Interfaith Food Ministry, will begin a 6 month trial of distributing food on the 2nd Saturday of each month to resolve the glaring gap in providing food to the “working poor.” United Way will be providing a majority of the funding and manpower while IFM will […]

CoRR Fundraiser ~ Inaugural Ed Bonner Golf Classic ~ June 4

April 17, 2017

Thanks to Rachel Kaloian, Development Director at Community Recovery Resources, for this info… “We invite you to join us at CoRR’s Inaugural Ed Bonner Golf Classic on June 4, 2017 at The Ridge Golf Course.  Ed Bonner recently retired as Placer County Sheriff, having served Placer County Sheriff’s office for 43 years. These 40+ years of generous dedication […]

Step Up to Kindergarten ~ Starts July 6

April 17, 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

Nevada County Diaper Project Seeks Volunteer Assistant Director

April 17, 2017

From Cathy Fagan Director of the Nevada County Diaper Project… Volunteer Assistant Director needed for The Nevada County Diaper Project. The Assistant Director will work along with the Director in operation of the diaper project for at least one year with the end purpose of assuming the role of Director in the future. This is a volunteer […]

April-May Newsletter from Grass Valley PARTNERS Family Resource Center

April 17, 2017

Thanks to Karen Wallack-Eisen for the current edition of the Grass Valley PARTNERS Family Resource Center newsletter: GV FRC Newsletter Apr-May 2017 And this from Karen too… Hot off the press!  Bear Yuba Land Trust (one of our partners) has an event for the whole family that you won’t want to miss! See BioBlitz info here:

Looking Ahead ~ May 3, 2017 CSN Meeting ~ Compassion Fatigue

April 15, 2017

Mark your calendars for our May 3rd CSN Partner meeting. We will learn about the phenomenon of “Compassion Fatigue” and explore resources for addressing it. Our speaker will be Susan Keever, Adult and Adolescent Counselor at Common Goals Substance Abuse Counseling Services. This meeting was originally scheduled for January but had to be postponed because of a power outage at […]