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Town and Country Graduates Seven Parents from First Circle of Security Parent Group!

Our Town and Country place-based community in Tampa, led by Maggie Sanchez of Champions for Children, recently completed their first 8-week Circle of Security parent group! Circle of Security International is a model that helps build the attachment between caregivers and young children. They had seven parents to successfully complete the group! In order to […]

Liberty City Launches Talking is Teaching!

Our Liberty City ECCS Team recently trained six parents and four early childhood partners as “Trusted Messengers” for Talking is Teaching, a public awareness and action campaign that helps parents recognize their power to boost their children’s early brain and vocabulary development through simple, everyday actions. Talking is Teaching is a campaign of Too Small […]

Stakeholder Survey on Early Childhood Policy

Florida ECCS has the opportunity to work with ZERO TO THREE, the National Center for Infants, Toddlers and Families, to complete a statewide Early Childhood Policy self-assessment process. This includes a stakeholder survey, as well as a family survey and discussions with state agencies facilitated by the Florida ECCS Policy Workgroup. We need your help! Please […]

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