Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Notice: Solano Family & Children's Services To Reopen Office July 6th


Attention Parents, Providers, Community Partners:

In conjunction with the State of California’s updated guidance on the COVID-19 Pandemic, Solano Family & Children’s Services plans to re-open to the public on Tuesday, July 6, 2021, at 12:00 noon.  Thereafter, we will resume our regular hours of operation, M, W, Th, & F; from 8:30am – 5:00pm; and Tuesdays, Noon – 5:00pm.  We will be closed to the public on the 1st Friday of every month.

 

We acknowledge that the COVID-19 virus is still active, and we will continue to offer most of our services remotely, using electronic measures.

 

Please be aware, that if you choose to come into our office in person, you will be required to wear a face mask and submit to a temperature check, regardless of your vaccination status, until further notice.

Sunday, June 13, 2021

SFCS Provider Workshop: Trauma Informed Care - An Overview - Part 1 - June 15th


 

Description:

Part one will provide an introduction to trauma-informed care and the different types of trauma. For Solano County Providers

Date and time

Tue, June 15, 2021

6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

To register, please visit: Eventbrite

Thursday, June 10, 2021

Join Us For A Virtual Parent Cafe - Solano Family & Children's Services

 



Join Us For A Virtual Parent Cafe

by Solano Family & Children's Services


Solano County Parents join us for a virtual parent cafe

About this event

Join us for raffles, discussion, and community.


Date and time

Thu, June 10, 2021

6:00 PM – 7:30 PM


Register here.

 

Monday, June 7, 2021

SFCS Event: Becoming a Licensed Child Care Provider - Informational Presentation - Jun 9, 21, or Jul 14



Becoming a Licensed Child Care Provider - Informational Presentation

by Solano Family & Children's Services


Do you love working with children? Are you already caring for your own children, or a friend or relative’s children?

About this free event

Make a world of difference from your home

You can become a licensed family child care provider, and start your own business out of your home!


Who needs a license to care for children?


People who care for children from more than one family and who are not relatives of the child in care need to be licensed.


What does it mean to be a licensed family child care provider?


Join us during this informational meeting, where we will answer your questions.


Multiple Dates Available:


JUN 9, 2021

Wed, 10:00 AM PDT

Becoming a Licensed Child Care Provider - Informational Presentation

Tickets


JUN 21

Mon, 6:30 PM PDT

Becoming a Licensed Child Care Provider - Informational Presentation

Tickets


JUL 14

Wed, 10:00 AM PDT

Becoming a Licensed Child Care Provider - Informational Presentation

Tickets

Saturday, June 5, 2021

SFCS Workshop: Relating our Body Sensations to our Emotions, June 8 2021

 


Relating our Body Sensations to our Emotions
by Solano Family & Children's Services

You may have heard of the saying, follow your “gut” when making a hard decision

About this event
Did you know that science shows that our bodies “tell us” what to decide before we are capable of explaining it? In this workshop, you will learn about interoception, our eighth sensory system, and how interoception impacts the way we interact with others.

Date and time
Tue, June 8, 2021

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Register here.


Thursday, June 3, 2021

The Business of Family Child Care Workshop - June 5 2021

 


The Business of Family Child Care

by Solano Family & Children's Services


Sound business practices are key to successful child care programs.

About this event

This workshop will help you whether you are a new or a seasoned child care provider. We will discuss the feasibility of operating a family child care business, creating a business plan, marketing in this fast-paced - internet world, creating a contract, interviewing families, communicating with families, setting policies and procedures, rates, and much more. This is a 2-part series, June 5th, and 19th.

Presented by Joy Gamble, CCIP coordinator, (Child Care Initiative Project), Resource & Referral Specialist.

Date and time

Sat, June 5, 2021

9:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Register here.

Monday, May 31, 2021

SFC Workshop: EMSA Approved Preventive Health Practices for Child Care - June 2, 4, 7, 2021


EMSA Approved Preventive Health Practices for Child Care (FREE)
Wednesday, June 2nd, 2021 – 6:00 PM-9:00 PM
Friday, June 4th, 2021 - 6:00 PM-9:00 PM
Monday, June 7th, 2021 - 6:00 PM- 9:00 PM

This is the 8-hour course that is required by Community Care Licensing in order to become a licensed family child care provider. The course includes:

  • Lead Poisoning Prevention
  • Recognition, management & prevention of infectious disease
  • Sanitary Food Handling
  • Child Nutrition
  • Identification and reporting of signs and symptoms of child abuse
  • Immunizations
  • Prevention of childhood injuries
  • Emergency preparedness & evacuation
  • Caring for children with special needs

This is a three-part training. You must attend all sessions to receive your certificate.

No make-ups for any portion of this class will be allowed.

1. Wednesday, June 2nd, 2021, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
2. Friday, June 4th, 2021, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3. Monday, June 7th, 2021, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Zoom (video and audio) is a requirement for participation. To register, please visit: Eventbrite

*If you have already taken Preventive Health Practices, but need the Lead Poisoning Prevention, check for a "Stand-alone Lead Poisoning Prevention " training on our website: www.solanofamily.org