Upcoming Events for Week of December 10

Here is a roundup of this week’s conferences, webinars, and trainings for home visitors and others who work with pregnant women and families with little ones. Also included: events around L.A. County that you can share with the families you serve. Want to look further into the future? See the comprehensive list that we update weekly. Do you have something for us to include? Email snish@labestbabies.org. And don’t forget to Like us on Facebook and Follow us on Twitter and Instagram, where we post event updates and lots of useful resources.

ONGOING

Webinar Series: Early Learning & Child Care
Throughout 2018 
(one webinar each month)
Presented by CAPPA Children’s Foundation and the California Alternative Payment Program Association

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Homeless Resource Fair & Mobile Shower – Community Events
Throughout 2018, Every Thursday,
 11:00am – 3:00pm: Whittier Narrows Recreation Area, Area A – Building #21, 1201 Loma Ave, South El Monte, CA 91733
Presented by DPSS – Department of Public Social Services

Monday, 12/10

Webinar: Quality Preschool for all Kids in California: What Will It Take?
December 10,
11:00am – 12:00pm
Presented by EdSource

Webinar:From Basics to Beyond: Let’s Thrive Together as a Parent Educators
December 10,4:00pm – 5:30pm
Presented by Early Childhood Professional Learning

Webinar:Youth Behavioral Health
December 10, 11:00am – 12:00pm
Presented by Voices for Ohio’s Children

BuildingBest Practices in Balanced Literacy (Grades K- 5)
December 10,8:30am – 3:00pm: Homewood Suites by Hilton Anaheim Resort – Convention Center,2010 South Harbor Blvd, Anaheim, CA 92802
Presented by International Center for Education,Inc.

Tuesday, 12/11

Webinar:Home Visitor Series: Supporting Positive Parenting
December 11,12:00pm – 1:00pm
Presented by Early Childhood National Centers

Webinar:CDC – USBC Bi-Monthly Coalitions Webinar Series
December 11, 11:00am – 12:00pm
Presented by United States Breastfeeding Committee

Webinar:Understanding How Young Children Learn Multiple Languages
December 11, 4:00pm – 5:30pm
Presented by Early Childhood Professional Learning

Webinar: Using Law and Policy as Tools to Support Healthy Aging in Healthy Communities
December 11, 
10:00am – 11:00am
Presented by Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (ODPHP)

Webinar:Relational Mindfulness: The What’s and How’s of Improving Your Connection with Your Child
December 11, 10:00am – 10:30am
Presented by Hassenfeld Children’s Hospital at NYU Langone

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Blood Pressure Screenings – Arcadia Community Center
December 11, 10:00am – 11:00am: Arcadia Community Center, 365 Campus Dr, Arcadia, CA 91007
Presented by Methodist Hospital

Webinar:Serving Incarcerated Families
December 11, 3:00pm – 4:00pm
Presented by R9HSA

2018 The Leadership Challenge for Head Start Managers and Directors
December 11-12, 8:30am – 5:00pm: Kellogg West Conference Center &Lodge, 3801 W. Temple Ave, Pomona, CA 91768
Presented by R9HSA

Webinar:Literacy in Early Childhood
December 11, 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Presented by First 3 Years

Webinar:Early Identification of Autism in Children Who Are Deaf/Hard of Hearing
December 11, 12:00pm – 2:00pm
Presented by ASHA Store

Webinar:Building Your Bounce: Simple Strategies for a Resilient You
December 11, 11:00am – 12:00pm
Presented by Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health

Understanding the Adolescent Brain and Behavior in the Context of Foster Care/Adoption
December 11, 9:00am – 10:30am: Jane and Terry Semel Institute for Neuroscience & Human Behavior, 760 Westwood Plaza Blvd, Room A7 – 418,Los Angeles, CA 90024
Presented by UCLA Division of Population Behavioral Health

Webinar:Get Ready for Seasonal & Pandemic Flu: Strategies for Head Start &Child Care
December 11, 9:00am – 10:30am
Presented by National Center on Early Childhood Health and Wellness

Wednesday, 12/12

2018 The Leadership Challenge for Head Start Managers and Directors
December 11-12, 8:30am – 5:00pm: Kellogg West Conference Center &Lodge, 3801 W. Temple Ave, Pomona, CA 91768
Presented by R9HSA

Webinar: SMA Treatment Access and Clinical Trial Updates
December 12,
10:00am– 11:00am
Presented by Cure SMA

MCAH, Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention, and Black Infant Health Programs
December 12, 12:00pm – 2:30pm: Fair Oaks Renaissance Plaza,649 North Fair Oaks Ave, Suite #203, Pasadena, CA 91103
Presented by Pasadena Public Health Department

PARENT/FAMILYEVENT: Books & Bites
December 12, 5:30pm – 6:30pm: Cypress Library, 5331 Orange Ave, Cypress, CA 90630
Presented by Cypress Library

Webinar:Literacy in Early Childhood
December 12, 10:00am – 11:00am
Presented by First 3 Years

Webinar:Circle of Influence: Implementing Shared Decisions Making and Participative Management
December 12, 11:00am – 12:00pm
Presented by Early Childhood Investigations Webinars

Measuring Poverty Better: The Real Cost Measure in California 2018
December 12, 11:30am – 2:00pm: The California Endowment Center, 1000 N. Alameda St, Los Angeles, CA
Presented by Southern California Grantmakers

Webinar: Nutrition: Recipe for Success in Wound Healing
December 12, 9:00am – 10:00am
Presented by Shield Healthcare

Webinar:Navigating Conversations on Religion & The LGBTQ Community
December 12, 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Presented by Human Rights Campaign – All Children & Families

Webinar: Introducing aKindergarten Readiness National Outcome Measure
December 12,
12:00pm – 1:00pm
Presented by Child Trends and HHS’ Health Resources and Services Administration

Thursday, 12/13

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Eliminating Racial Disparity and Disproportionality –ERDD SUMMIT 2018
December 13, 9:00am – 4:00pm: Castaway Burbank, 1250 E. Harvard Rd,Burbank, CA 91501
To RSVP, please email Maureen Harrison at Harrimb@dcfs.lacounty.gov
Presented by Friends of the Family

Webinar: Challenging Behavior: What Role Do Leaders Play?
December 13, 11:00am – 12:00pm
Presented by Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health

Webinar: One Degree Live:Training Follow-Up
December 13,
11:00am – 12:00pm
Presented by One Degree

Webinar: Maternal Mental Health 101
December 13, 10:30am – 12:00pm
Presented by Postpartum Support International and 2020 Mom

Webinar: Comorbidity of OCD and Addictions
December 13, 10:00am – 11:00am
Presented by AMITA Health

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Homeless Resource Fair & Mobile Shower
December 13, 11:00am – 3:00pm: Whittier Narrows Recreation Area, Area- A Building #21, 1201 Loma Ave, South El Monte, CA 91733
Presented by DPSS Department Public Social Services

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Ask an Expert: Your Child Development Questions Answered
December 13, 7:00pm – 8:30pm: The Crawford Family Forum, 474 South Raymond Ave, Pasadena, CA 91105
Presented by 89.3 KPCC

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Kids Give to Kids Toy Drive
December 13, 5:00pm – 8:00pm: Peppion’s, 23600 Rockfield Blvd, Lake Forest, CA 92630
Presented by Kids Give to Kids

Webinar: Partnering with Apprenticeship Programs
December 13, 12:00pm – 1:15pm
Presented by Early Childhood Learning & Knowledge Center

Friday, 12/14

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Baby Massage Group – Learn to Massage Your Baby
December 14 & 21, 10:00am – 11:00am: Los Angeles Child Guidance Clinic, 3787 S. Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 9007
To register, please call Yesenia Hernandez at 323-766-2345 Ext. 2117
Presented by Los Angeles Child Guidance Clinic 

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Homeless Care Days: Free Healthcare & Social Services
December 14; 7:00 am – 3:00 pm: MacArthur Park, Wilshire Blvd + Alvarado St, Los Angeles
Presented by the office of L.A. City Councilmember Gil Cedillo

Webinar: Implementing Infant and Toddler Curriculum with Fidelity
December 14, 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Presented by Early Childhood Learning & Knowledge Center

Saturday, 12/15

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Winter Wonderland – Resource Fair & Toy Give Away
December 15, 9:00am – 4:00pm: Green Meadows Recreation Center, 431 E. 89thSt, Los Angeles, CA 90003
Presented by First5LA, Child 360, Community Health Councils and others

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Practicing the Art of Radical Self Care
December 15, 11:00am – 3:00pm: California African American Museum, 600 State Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90037
Presented by The California African American Museum

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Feeding Our Friends
December 15, 2:00pm – 5:00pm: Martin Luther King Jr Recreation Center, 3916 S. Western Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90062
Presented by Shirley Gore

A Child’s Dream – CA: Annual Holiday Outreach 2018
December 15, 11:00am – 2:00pm: Culver City Teen Center @Veterans Memorial Park, 4153 Overland Ave, Culver City, CA 90230
Presented by A Child’s Dream – CA

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Mental Health Awareness Event
December 15, 12:00pm – 2:00pm: 2179 Pacific Ave, Long Beach,CA 90806
Presented by Talawna Johnson

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Family Day of Joy
December 15, 12:00pm – 4:00pm: 1630 W. Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90015
Presented by Life En El Camino

Sunday, 12/16

Lactation Education Specialist Training 2018
December 16, 18, 23, 25 & 30: TBD: South LA Health Projects, 2930 West Imperial Highway, 6th Floor, Inglewood, CA 90303
Presented by California Breastfeeding Coalition

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Puppets in the Park at Tierra de la Culebra
December 16, 2:00pm – 3:30pm: Tierra de la Culebra, 240 South Avenue 57, Los Angeles, CA 90042
Presented by La Culebra Action League


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