The free event is an opportunity for community members to get together, have fun and receive free, vital health screenings from healthcare professionals. Along with vision and dental checkups, Kids Care Fest features a variety of local health and community-based organizations offering medical and wellness resources.
It’s back to school time! A new school year can be a time of excitement and a time of stress for both parents and children. As parents, we want our children to do well in school. Here are some tips to help you in the process:
Child Development Associates (CDA) celebrated the conclusion of its annual fundraiser for their Preschool Literacy Program- “Storytime!” The event took place at Hilltop Child Development Center in Chula Vista. Over 40 guests attended, among them donors and community partners who were recognized for their commitment to CDA’s programs.
Beginning July 1, 2019, the California Department of Education (CDE) is required by Senate Bill (SB) 75 to collect business and personal contact information from licensed family child care providers and license-exempt individual providers who participate in any state-funded early care and education program.
We would like to inform all clients doing business with CDA that we have been informed of a suspicious visit made to one of our providers by two individuals posing as CDA employees. The individuals falsely identified themselves as CDA employees offering to send children to their daycare in exchange for payment.
Now that your children are out of school, there are many things you can do to keep them busy, engaged, and learning while creating fun new memories. To help out, we’ve put together a list of free or low cost activities you can do at home or in your community!
When children are nurtured, they can grow up to be happy and healthy adults. But when they lack an attachment to a caring adult, receive inconsistent nurturing, or experience harsh discipline, the consequences can affect their lifelong health, well-being, and relationships with others.
CDA and the California Food Policy Advocates met with Lucero Chavez, Field Representative for Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez to discuss the importance of the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) for children, families, and child care providers.