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Public Budget Forum April 18, 2019

Public Budget Forum Johnson County Empowerment/Early Childhood Iowa Area When:           6:00 – 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 18, 2019 Where:          Johnson County Health & Human Services Building Room 203 855 S. Dubuque Street Iowa City, IA 52240 What:            … Continue reading

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Statewide Preschool Program Registration Information

If your child will turn 4 (but not yet be 5) on or before September 15, 2019, they are eligible to apply for the Free Statewide Voluntary Preschool Program for Four-Year-Olds.  Registration is happening NOW for some programs and soon … Continue reading

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Recall: Skip Hop High Chairs

Skip Hop Recalls Convertible High Chairs Due to Injury and Fall Hazards 

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Back to School for new English Language Learners – Iowa City Schools

Back to school – parent outreach.Arabic August 2018 Back to school.parent outreach.French August 2018 Back to school – parent outreach English August 2018 Back to school – parent outreach.LingalaAugust 2018 Back to school.parent outreach.Spanish August 2018 Back to school.parent outreach.swahili … Continue reading

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CPSC Warning about inclined sleep products for infants

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2018 Crisis Center Box Fan Distribution

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Recall – Graco highchairs

https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2018/Graco-Recalls-Highchairs-Due-to-Fall-Hazard-Sold-Exclusively-at-Walmart#   Name of product: Graco Table2Table 6-in-1 Highchairs Hazard: The highchair’s rear legs can pivot out of position making the chair unstable and posing a fall hazard to a child in the highchair. Remedy: Repair Recall date: March 1, 2018 … Continue reading

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Recent recalls: VTech Infant Rattle and Lights & Lullabies Travel Mobile; Pokemon Fidget Spinner Keychain; Skip Hop High Chair

The following recalls have been issued recently.  For more information, click on the name to be directed to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Recall page: VTech Infant Rattle VTech Lights & Lullabies Travel Mobile Pokemon Fidget Spinner Key Chain … Continue reading

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Supervisor Kurt Friese blog about poverty and early childhood

http://www.kurtfriese.com/blog/2017/12/13/the-poverty-summit

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JCE/ECIA Board Seeking New Members

The Johnson County Early Childhood Iowa Area/Empowerment Board invites you to become a voice for your community. We are seeking new members who are passionate about improving the lives of JohnsonCounty children from birth to five. Men, persons of color, … Continue reading

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