The Board of Directors announced an updated Mission Statement as part of their new 2015 Strategic Plan:
The Caswell County Partnership for Children unites the community to provide families with resources and services to enable all children to reach their fullest potential.
What is the CCPFC?
The Caswell County Partnership for Children (CCPFC) is a non-profit organization serving children, youth and families in Caswell County. CCPFC administers the state Smart Start program.
Smart Start is an early childhood initiative designed to ensure that young children enter school healthy and ready to succeed.
CCPFC also administers other grant funded programs for children birth through age eighteen and is a central source of information about activities, programs, and resources for children and families.
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Request for Proposals
CCPFC is accepting proposals to provide Professional Development services for child care providers in Caswell County. Submission deadline is December 4. Click for full details: Request for Proposals
Questions? Contact Bridget at 336-694-1538 or email@example.com
Child Care Training
CCPFC is offering a training for child care providers entitled "Forming First Relationships: Using Respectful, Responsive, and Reciprocal Practices with Infants and Toddlers" on Dec 9 & 10 from 6-8:30 PM.
Registration forms and payment due to CCPFC by Nov 30. Click the following links for flyer and registration forms:
CCPFC Registration Form
Child Care Services Association Registration Form
Get ready for 2016 PDI!
Updated PDI Guidelines now available!
NEW: download the FAQ for PDI!
Come learn about the Professional Development Incentives for this year & be first one to get the new application: PDI Informational Sessions at the Partnership Office, 1084 NC Hwy 86 N Yanceyville:
Or Partnership staff will come to you! Call today to schedule a session at your site; we’ll bring applications & give staff hands on assistance with their questions. For more information, call 336-694-1538.
PCC Spring 2016 Registration Open!
Piedmont Community College Registration has begun! Class schedules available here. Check out the Spring 2016 Schedule and returning students should meet with your advisors from now until Dec 1 to plan your courses.
Dec 1-3: Extended hours for Spring Registration
Jan 5-7: Late Registration First day of classes is Jan 11!
Lending Library Has Been Restocked
The Partnership has restocked the lending library with:
NEW Parent Resource:
NC Triple P now available FREE Online! “Triple P Online (TPOL) will introduce you to Triple P’s 17 core parenting skills – simple strategies to encourage positive behavior, and to prevent and manage misbehavior. TPOL is suitable for parents of children up to 12 years of age.” More information here.
Reach Out & Read Grant Awarded
The Partnership is pleased to announce they will be partnering with the Caswell Family Medical Center to incorporate Reach Out and Read's evidence-based model into regular pediatric checkups, by advising parents about the importance of reading aloud and giving developmentally-appropriate books to children. Read more here.
Provider Bonus Program
Get incentives if staff complete professional development and implement certain policies and practices related to staff professional development. For 4- and 5- star centers and family child care homes that serve or have indicated a willingness to and history of serving children receiving child care subsidy, Head Start or NC Pre-K assistance will be eligible to participate in the Professional Development Bonus Program. For more info or to apply visit here.
Parents: New CDC New Resource
Essentials for Parenting Toddlers and Preschoolers is a free, online resource developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). For more, click here.
Providers: Phone Seminars
A new round of NCECA Telephone Seminars is now available. Please find the seminar information and registration here. One hour of DCDEE credit available for each seminar.