PARTNERS FAMILY RESOURCE CENTERS
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For Youth, Focus on 40

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Got 40? That's correct, 40, and the man walking around Nevada County asking this question isn't 40 years old, but a bit older. He volunteers his time at numerous events to help Nevada County youth in 40 different ways. This could be an overwhelming task for some people, but not for Ned Russell. He tries to make a difference in youth's lives every day...

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The Value of Volunteers - An Ounce of Prevention

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"To put the world in order, we must first put our nation in order; to put the nation in order, we must put the family in order; to put the family in order, we must cultivate our personal life; and to cultivate our personal life, we must first..."

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Serving the Community Since 2010

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Family Resource Centers have a rich history of supporting children and their families with a variety of needed services offered from a single location. On September 18, 1889, Jane Addams and Ellen Gates Starr co-founded the Hull House in the near west side of Chicago, Illinois...

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Our Mission

Our Family Resource Centers engage and partner with families, educators, and the community to better support children's development, create connections, and increase access to local resources.

Current & Past Events

Summer 2014

Upcoming events include the 29th Sierra Storytelling Festival, Namaste India, Circle of Friends and the Penn Valley Storytime Group at Ready Springs School. For a listing of current & past events, please click on READ more below. We will try our best to keep this page updated, but we are currently transitioning web-designers, so please be patient. Thank you!

 

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Enroll for Healthcare

@ PARTNERS Family Resource Centers

Although the deadline to sign up for plans under Covered California has passed, you may be eligible for special enrollment.  If you experience a qualifying life event, such as a marriage, birth of a child, or loss of employer-sponsored health coverage, you may sign up for coverage within 60 days of the event in a special enrollment. MediCal enrollment continues all year and covers a core set of services, including doctor visits, hospital care and pregnancy-related services, as well as nursing home care for individuals age 21 or older.  The PARTNERS Family Resource Centers sign up people all year, so please call us to find out if we can assist you.

 

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Art For Kids' Sake

PARTNERS Family Resource Centers

The PARTNERS Family Resource Centers (FRCs) held their 2nd annual children’s art auction on April 23, 2014 to raise funds in support of three local school-based FRCs.  Young artists from Nevada County, between the ages of three and twelve years old, donated creative and whimsical art pieces for the event.  In addition to featuring the work of young local artists, the event auctioned donated artwork from local professional artists. For more information, please click READ MORE below.

 

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The Heart of Being With Children

By Meg Luce, LMFT

One of the best things about facilitating Circle of Security Parenting© is how the curriculum goes straight to the heart of connecting emotionally with our children. The program has a wonderful session called Being With. When my daughter was little, we had one of her friends over to play and I witnessed the most marvelous example of Being With.

 

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Parenting Class- Who Me?

By Meg Luce, LMFT

You may have heard about the Triple P Parenting classes around town. You might be wondering, who are these parenting classes for anyway? The answer—you! Thanks to First 5 Nevada County, and Nevada County Superintendent of Schools, classes are available with you in mind. Triple P-Positive Parenting Program is offered at no cost to families except $30 for the class handbook.

 

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Car Seat Laws

Car Seat Safety for 2014

The PARTNERS Family Resource Center encourages all parents to familarize themselves with California Car Seat Laws. You may also click here to see the guidelines for fitting your child in car seats, depending on their age and size. If you have any questions, please contact your local CHP office.

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