Volume 03: Issue 08 | August 01, 2020
NATIONAL EYE EXAM MONTH - August

NATIONAL EYE EXAM MONTH For many of us, July marks the halfway point of summer vacation and soon preparations for returning to school will begin. Getting a vision exam is a part of that process. Healthy vision is key to a great start to school!...

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Spotlight on Family Health
WORLD BREASTFEEDING WEEK - First 7 days of August

WORLD BREASTFEEDING WEEK World Breast Feeding Week is observed from August 1-7 to coincide with the World Alliance For Breastfeeding Action. The week-long celebration marks the anniversary of the Innocenti Declaration, which was founded in 1990....

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Door County WIC/Public Health
Peer Breastfeeding counselor
 Julie Neuchter 920-493-2577
doorcountybreastfeeding1@gmail.com
Valuable information, suggestions and wisdom from a parent's perspective!
Chad Welch, DCPCF Community Impact Coordinator - Education
chad@unitedwaydc.com
920-421-3145
REMAINING SAFE IN THE COMMUNITY
Reviews for what your kids want to watch (before they...

Common Sense Media is the leading source of entertainment and technology recommendations for families. Parents trust our expert reviews and objective advice.

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Child Safety Seats - Be A Pro! - Door County Parents

"Some 3 out of 4 child safety seats are not used correctly. The correct installation of child safety seats is often very confusing to parents, grandparents and caregivers. Changing technology in vehicles and child safety seats adds to this...

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Connecting with Other DC Parents
August 6, 2020 6:00pm-7:00pm DETAILS

August 19, 2020 6:00pm-7:00pm DETAILS
Supporting Literacy in Door County
Summer Reading 2020: Imagine Your Story

We are going virtual with the annual summer reading program starting June 15th with events online here on our website and on Facebook along with a new app, " Beanstack," to record your reading and activity progess and enter to win prizes.

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Community Connections Corner
If your family, or you know of a family that is in need, during the COVID-19 health crisis, please reach out to Rebecca for assistance. See ad below...
COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS
FREE and CONFIDENTIAL support for ANY Door County family raising children in Door County or an individual enrolled in K-12 schooling whom has not yet graduated. A Community Connector is a parent peer who has experienced challenges of their own, received Door County services and has learned how to advocate for their family.
Contact Rebecca Nicholson for assistance and support regarding the following:
- Rent, utility, food assistance
- Infant / toddler basic needs
- Vehicle repair and purchase assistance
- Anything else related to raising a family
Rebecca Nicholson
(920) 421-3145 call or text
rebecca@unitedwaydc.com
or fill out an interest form and she will contact you
Door County Partnership
for Children and Families
Mark you calendars, our next quarterly meeting is on Friday, September 11, 2020


Everyone is Welcome!

The Partnership is open to any Door County parent / community member. You are especially encouraged to attend our quarterly Partnership meetings to hear what the Partnership has been working on. This program is person-centered and requires feedback from community members to be successful. Please be sure to share any feedback or suggestions you may have, we want to hear your voice!
If you have any questions or would like to learn more about the Door County Partnership for Children and Families, please contact:

Rebecca Nicholson
Community Connector
(920) 421-3145