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Family Leader Resources: August 2017

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“When you see the value of continued growth, the circumstances around you become stepping stones.” — Clyde M. Narramore

The events and information featured in these posts are also cross posted on our Facebook page and Resources webpages as we become aware of them. If you are an FLTI of Colorado alum, or host agency and want to share ideas for these posts, please contact:


Colorado Early Learning and Development Guidelines
Video series for parents/caregivers, educators, providers, and child advocates
by Colorado Office of Early Childhood

Leadership/Community Engagement Opportunities

CDHS Seeks Community Engagement in Arapahoe, Broomfield Counties
The annual event gives CDHS leadership the opportunity to hear from partners and
stakeholders about local challenges and innovative solutions. This feedback is incorporated into the Department’s plans for the future.

Arapahoe County, August 10, 9:30-11 a.m.
Broomfield County, August 10, 2-3:30 p.m.
RSVP:​ Please visit

2017 NoCO Down Syndrome Awareness Walk
FLTI of Larimer County alum and facilitator, Tena Green invites you to participate in this event. Tena is leading the Brady’s Bunch team and welcomes anyone who would like to join them.

Fossil Creek Park, Fort Collins
September 9, 2017, 10:00 a.m.
Pre-register by August 11, 2017 to secure a t-shirt

Colorado Public Health Association Seeks New Board Members
Deadline to apply is August 18, 2017.
Apply or nominate someone here if interested.

Colorado State Board of Human Services Now Accepting Applications
To apply for a position on the State Board, please complete the online application here and submit a resume. Please submit your application by August 22, 2017 to be considered.

Professional Development

2017 Colorado Statewide Respite Coalition Meeting via webinar
Join Colorado Respite Coalition to hear the statewide status on respite care in Colorado.

August 9, 2017, 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Access the webinar here:
Meeting number: 627 300 022
Password (if required): respite

A Focus on Suicide Prevention in Rural Communities
SAMHSA Webinar
August 16, 2017, 3:00 pm-4:30 pm Eastern Time (1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. MDT)

Larimer County Site Coordinator Opening
Apply by August 17, 2007

NAEYC Accepting Scholarships for November 2017 Conference & Expo
Apply by August 20, 2017

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