Year: 2018

Safe Sleep for Infants: The Art of Convincing Parents

In a new CDC Expert Commentary on Medscape, Dr. Christine Olson discusses Safe Sleep for Infants: The Art of Convincing Parents. Every year, there are about 3,500 sleep-related deaths among babies in the United States, and a recent CDC report

Lack of Change in Perinatal Mortality in the U.S.

Lack of Change in Perinatal Mortality in the US, 2014 – 2016

Opportunities to Quit Smoking

Now is the time to become Tobacco Free! Quitting tobacco isn’t easy. Finding help should be. Tobacco Free Florida offers free tools and services to help you get started. FREE Quit Smoking Now class:  Wednesdays, August 29th to October 3rd,

NEW! Job Posting: Women’s Intervention Specialist (WIS) / Neonatal Outreach Specialist (NOS)

Women’s Intervention Specialist (WIS) / Neonatal Outreach Specialist (NOS) The Healthy Start Coalition of Flagler & Volusia Counties, Inc. Daytona Beach, Florida $13.00 – 14.75 per hour Full time, M-F, 8-5 Applications accepted via Indeed (link), CareerSource Flagler/Volusia, and Employ

NEW! Job Posting: Parent Educator

Parent Educator – Healthy Families Volusia/Flagler Program The Healthy Start Coalition of Flagler & Volusia Counties, Inc. Daytona Beach, Florida $11.30 per hour Full time, M-F, 8-5 Applications accepted via Indeed (link), CareerSource Flagler/Volusia, and Employ Florida. The Healthy Start

NEW! Job Posting: Program Supervisor – Healthy Start Coordinated Intake & Referral (CI&R)

Program Supervisor – Healthy Start Coordinated Intake & Referral (CI&R) The Healthy Start Coalition of Flagler & Volusia Counties, Inc. Daytona Beach, Florida $30,000.00 – $35,000.00 per year Full time, M-F, 8-5 Applications accepted via Indeed (link), CareerSource Flagler/Volusia, and

Hot cars and kids: Study shows killer temps hit in an hour

NBC News – May 24, 2018 Holley’s moment of terror did not end in tragedy, but on average, 37 kids left in cars die of hyperthermia in the United States every year. A new study from Arizona State University and

Kids At Risk Action Demonstrates how Trauma Impacts Children and how Traumatized Children Impact our Communities

(This post duplicated from the CISION PRWeb website accessed 6/6/18.) US: Kids At Risk Action Demonstrates how Trauma Impacts Children and how Traumatized Children Impact our Communities (Includes video) (Press release) Invisible Children, Kids At Risk Action (KARA) – May

CDC Spotlight on Resources for Helping Students from Puerto Rico and U.S.V.I. Cope

(This post duplicated from an original Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) bulletin sent at 01/26/2018 11:34 AM EST.) Spotlight on Resources for Helping Students from Puerto Rico and U.S.V.I. Cope Please share these resources with schools and youth organizations. In

Preventing and Healing Childhood Trauma State Policy Guide

(This post duplicated from an original ZERO TO THREE e-newsletter received 2/22/18.) Preventing and Healing Childhood Trauma State Policy Guide Futures Without Violence released a new policy guide, Changing Minds: Preventing and Healing Childhood Trauma, focusing on the role of