Mom And Baby

Returning to Work

July 31, 2018

Returning to work after the birth of a child is one of the most difficult transitions new parents must make. In addition to the emotional impact—you’ll miss that sweet smile so much!—there are numerous practical issues to work through as well such as changes to daily routines and arranging for ...

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Sutq Express June 2018

Big Day for 25 Child Care Providers

July 26, 2018

In Southwest Ohio on May 1, there were 743 Family Child Care providers who serve more than 8,000 children Of those 743, a mere 74 were Step Up To Quality (SUTQ) quality rated, with most taking a year or more to achieve a quality star. On Friday, June ...

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2018Tourdegem Bike

Join the 4C for Children Team at Tour de Gem!

July 26, 2018

4C for Children is excited to host a team at the inaugural Tour de Gem, Dayton Cycling Classic on September 2 at Fifth Third Plaza in downtown Dayton. Tour de Gem is a charity cycling event to highlight the Dayton region for cyclists of all ages and abilities. 4C ...

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JS Award Winners Crop

4C for Children Seeking Nominations for Early Childhood Awards

July 20, 2018

4C for Children has created two opportunities to recognize and honor individuals who have made a difference in the lives of young children and families.The following two awards will be presented at our upcoming Conference Oct. 26-27, 2018.The June Sciarra Early Childhood Leadership Award was created by 4C in 2012 ...

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Traci Web2

Inspiring Child Care Providers to Reach for the Stars

July 10, 2018

Traci Poellnitz’s day is spent bouncing back and forth between the two classrooms filled with children of various ages. As the owner/director of Cozy Care Nursery School and Childcare, she wears many hats including teacher, cook, human resource and business manager, counselor, mediator and janitor—and she does it with ...

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Back To School

Getting Ready for School!

July 9, 2018

Even though it feels like summer just got started, it’s already time to start thinking about the next school year. With some school districts starting back as early as the first week of August, July is the perfect time to start planning and preparing to have a great year! What ...

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Leticia Web2

Supporting Parents Benefits Children and Family Life

July 3, 2018

Russell Diaz, 4, gives hugs when he’s introduced to people. And his eyes light up when he begins playing with the play dough that he and his mom, Leticia, made earlier in the week. As a stay-at-home mom, Leticia spends a lot of time playing with Russell and helping him ...

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