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Brain Building Oregon

The Early Learning Division with the Oregon Department of Education has launched a website, Brain Building Oregon (www.brainbuildingoregon.com) to promote brain building in children from birth to five years old. The new site features 12 resources that are meant to...

MountainStar Expands Services

Congratulations to MountainStar Relief Nursery! With a generous grant from Central Oregon Health Council, they have announced the opening of a preschool program at the Bend site, beginning in February. While MountainStar has previously focused their Relief Nursery...

Children First for Oregon

Children First for Oregon is a data-driven organization whose mission is to make long-term systemic change by advocating for the adoption of policies and programs that strengthen families, and keep children healthy and safe. Children First for Oregon was founded in...

October COECC Re-Cap

In October the Central Oregon Early Childhood Collaborative (COECC) was held at the Deschutes County Fairgrounds. It was a great day of bringing together different organizations and agencies to learn more about regional initiatives and opportunities to support...