Your Place, Our Kids
In a special series, KOBI-TV and Oregon Community Foundation (OCF) take a closer look at what it takes to ensure the healthy development of young children. ‘Your Place, Our Kids,’ offers practical advice to parents on important topics such as prenatal care, nurturing relationships and high-quality preschool.
The OCF believes in our collective ability to build a brighter tomorrow where all Oregonians can create and sustain meaningful lives. Where communities work together to address our greatest challenges. OCF connects the power of philanthropy with the individuals and organizations who are leading the way to create a vibrant future for the state.
For more information, visit https://www.oregoncf.org/kids
On Tonight’s Five on 5, we are joined by Lyn Hennion, a former board member with the Oregon Community Foundation and a current board member with the Children’s Institute, discussing the implementation of full day Kindergarten classes, opportunity gaps that exist within …
On Tonight’s Five on 5, we are joined by Annette Leong from the Oregon Community Foundations Children’s Dental Health Initiative discussing the need for focus on children’s dental care throughout the state, strategies on helping prevent tooth decay from a young age, …
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Susan Fischer, Health & Education Integration Coordinator talks about the ages & stages questionnaire (ASQ).
On Tonight’s Five on 5, we are joined by Southern Oregon Success Program Manager Peter Buckley discussing what the program does regarding healthcare and education for all children, the ACES study regarding childhood adversity, the various educational institutions that the organization is …
Peter Buckley from Southern Oregon Success talks about working to create a common understanding, vocabulary and approach to address the challenges to Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs).
Peter Buckley from Southern Oregon Success discusses Adverse Childhood Experiences or ACEs, such as abuse, neglect and other family challenges.