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Click on individual listings below to view or print flyers for free events and services throughout Inyo County.
Triple P PARENTING CLASSES
If you want to improve your relationship with your children or learn to better manage their misbehaviors, then join a Triple P Parenting Class offered regularly throughout the year. Call 873-6453 anytime to get on the waiting list for the next session of classes:
Triple P Group (Parenting birth to 12)
March 2018 - in Lone Pine!
Triple P Teen (Parenting 12 to 18)
Triple P Pathways (for anger management) to be scheduled
Triple P Lifestyles (for healthy life changes)
BUILDING BLOCKS- March 13
Information and Sign-up Night for the developmental play program for parents with children 10 months to 4 years. Over the course of 6 weeks parents will learn about the importance of developmental play and interaction with their child. LIMITED SPOTS! Be the first to sign up at the event.
BABY UNIVERSITY - coming May 2018
This 1-night seminar focuses on early development from birth to age 3, and simple things parents can do to promote it. Participants receive a free Vons grocery gift card to practice healthy choices.
Call 873-6453 to register!
Pre-K UNIVERSITY - March 21
This 1-night seminar focuses on child development from age 3 to 5, and simple things parents can do to promote it. Participants receive a free Vons grocery gift card to practice healthy choices.
Call 873-6453 to register!
The public is welcome to attend our First 5 Inyo Commission meetings which usually occur the fourth Thursday of every month at 10am at the social services building at 920 N. Main St. Agendas are posted here the week of the meeting, and if you would like to be added to the agenda contact Serena at 873-6453. The next meeting is Thursday, March 22, 2018, at 10 AM. Click here to see the agenda.
Now in three locations: Bishop, Independence, and Lone Pine. Click here to learn more. We distribute donated diapers of all sizes to help families in need.
The First 5 Inyo Commission has decided to focus the majority of its allocation on funding Family Strengthening and Early Child Health programs as primary goals until 2020.
Under the goal area of Child Health:
-Northern Inyo Hospital was approved for a grant from 2015 to 2018 to support early birth and breastfeeding supports at their campus. NIH will offer birthing classes and breastfeeding support group.
-Early childhood educators, caregivers, health providers, and families are all welcome to participate in our free online Inyo Ages & Stages screening network and quality improvement efforts that relate to statewide QRIS standards.
Under the goal area of Family Strengthening:
-First 5 Inyo is sponsoring the development of a Triple P (Positive Parenting Program) network to offer community wide parenting education. Agencies who want to participate in training and support are welcome to contact 873-6453.
-Early literacy is a primary predictor of a host of lifelong benefits, both for individual children and the communties they will contribute to in their lifetime. To learn more about our Reach Out and Read, Raising A Reader, and early language acquisition programs email firstname.lastname@example.org