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Free Webinar – Power Up Story Time

TweetPower Up Story Time w/author Betty Bardige Date: March 19, 2014 – 2:oo – 3:30 PM Eastern Time. Click Here to Register From babyhood through school age, books play important roles in children’s lives. They support language and concept development, … Continue reading

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Free Saturday CEU Trainings on Parent Cafés

TweetThe Children’s Trust is offering 5 Saturday trainings on the Strengthening Families Approach and Parent Cafe model near you! These trainings are possible through funding from the Department of Early Education and Care  and available to EEC programs and providers … Continue reading

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Great Opportunity For Youth

TweetThe Youth Preparedness Council is a unique opportunity for youth leaders to serve on a highly distinguished national council and participate in the Youth Preparedness Council Summit. Additionally, the youth leaders have the opportunity to complete a self-selected youth preparedness … Continue reading

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The 2014 Earned Income Tax Credit is Here – See if YOU Qualify!

TweetEITC, the Earned Income Tax Credit, sometimes called EIC is a tax credit to help you keep more of what you earned. It is a refundable federal income tax credit for low to moderate income working individuals and families. Congress … Continue reading

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Rate Increase: Clarification for Family Child Care Providers

TweetFROM EEC: Dear Early Education and Care Provider:   This message is intended to provide clarification only to FAMILY CHILD CARE providers who serve subsidized children.   The Department of Early Education and Care has received several inquiries regarding how … Continue reading

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Free Webinar -How to Complete Your Immunization Survey

TweetHow to Complete Your Immunization Survey – For group childcare providers licensed by EEC Join us for a FREE Webinar on September 11th – 2013 Time:     1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EDT Space is limited. Reserve your Webinar seat now … Continue reading

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Free Webinar – Influenza Prevention and Control – 8/22/2013- Certificate of attendance provided

TweetSeasonal Influenza Prevention and Control: Strategies for Head Start and Child Care Programs Presented by:  Head Start National Center on Health Healthy Child Care America American Academy of Pediatrics Disaster Preparedness and Response Initiatives Registration Link:  https://citrix.webcasts.com/starthere.jsp?ei=1020418 Thursday, August 22, … Continue reading

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Benefits for Veterans and Families

TweetFrom The Veterans Benefits Administration The Veterans Benefits Administration at the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) handles benefits for spouses, children, and parents of service members and veterans who are deceased or disabled by a service-connected disability. You may be eligible for the following … Continue reading

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QRIS Program Improvement Grants Available Now!!

TweetThe Department of Early Education and Care (EEC) is opening a second round of Quality Rating and Improvement System (QRIS) Program Quality Improvement Grants in 2013 to eligible early education and care and out-of-school time providers.  This funding supports programs … Continue reading

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Executive Director Search – Family Services of Central MA

TweetFamily Services of Central MA is searching for a new Executive Director. Details below. Family Services ED Postion Announcement For more information about Family Services of Central MA, please visit their website at www.fscm.org.

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