Directions to UWGKC

Mar
29
Wed
Breastfeeding Worksite Lactation Action Group @ Conference Call (701) 801-1220 ID# 569-441-206
Mar 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Apr
1
Sat
April CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION MONTH CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Apr 1 all-day

Check here to see a list of community events focused on the prevention of child abuse and neglect all during the month of April, National Child Abuse Prevention month:

ChildAbuseCalendar_April2017

Apr
5
Wed
Breastfeeding Provider Survey Action Group @ Conference Call (701) 801-1220 ID# 569-441-206
Apr 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Apr
6
Thu
Safe Sleep Task Force @ MCHC Office Building 1, Suite 216
Apr 6 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Apr
7
Fri
Wear Blue Day – Prevent Child Abuse
Apr 7 all-day

WEAR BLUE DAY PHOTO CONTEST

It’s a contest for Child Abuse Prevention Month, and you can participate!! Here’s what to do: Take a photo of yourself or your group in blue and send it to wearbluekc@gmail.com.

On April 7, Wear Blue Day, go to the Prevent Child Abuse KC Facebook page, and like and share your photo: http://ow.ly/XUiu30achFm

The contest will run April 7, 8 and 9. The photo with the most likes by the end of the day on April 9 will win 2 tickets in the KCP&L suite for a performance at the Sprint Center!! The winner will be announced on Monday, April 10.

Good luck!

Anne Biswell
Communications Coordinator
Mother & Child Health Coalition
2340 East Meyer Blvd., Building 1, Suite 216
Kansas City, MO 64132
T: (816) 283-MCHC (6242) ext. 226
F: (816) 283-0307
abiswell@mchc.net

Apr
11
Tue
Child Safety Initiative (CSI) Conference @ Kauffman Foundation Conference Center
Apr 11 @ 7:30 am – 4:00 pm

2017 CSI Flyer

Registration Fee: $60 by  April 6. Cancellations must be received by April 6; after April 6, there will be a $15 cancellation fee. Registration includes breakfast, lunch and conference materials.

To register for this event, click here  NOTE: Payment CANNOT be accepted at Kauffman; all registration fees MUST be received in advance.

Purpose of conference:
Play is the work of children. We need to create safe play environments for children to promote healthy lifestyles through their lifespans, focusing on safe play at each developmental stage of childhood, This conference will:
• Increase awareness of the importance of play in the physical, cognitive and emotional well-being of children
• Promote increased access for safe play activities
• Develop strategies to decrease risk of injuries at play
• Enhance advocacy efforts for safe play in the home, school and community settings

Continuing Education:
• This educational activity has been awarded 6 contact hours. Children’s Mercy Kansas City is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Midwest Multistate Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
• 6 Social Work CEUs will be provided to licensed social workers. Children’s Mercy Hospital’s
Department of Social Work & Community Services has been approved as a Continuing Education
Provider by the State of Kansas Behavioral Sciences Regulatory Board.

This program is joint-provided by Children’s Mercy and Mother & Child Health Coalition.

Pregnancy, Infant & Child Health Committee
Apr 11 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Apr
18
Tue
Breastfeeding – Strategic Planning Working Group @ Conference Call (701) 801-1220 ID# 569-441-206
Apr 18 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Apr
19
Wed
Breastfeeding – Baby-Friendly Action Group @ Conference Call (701) 801-1220 ID# 569-441-206
Apr 19 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Apr
26
Wed
Breastfeeding Worksite Lactation Action Group @ Conference Call (701) 801-1220 ID# 569-441-206
Apr 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am