COVID-19 Resources for Families
Children’s Institute knows that children’s social emotional health is greatly impacted by times of anxiety and the recent news about COVID-19. Visit our resources page on how to share information such as this with young children as well as other useful topics to help children and their families navigate through the current situation.
PLEASE NOTE: You can continue to reach any Children's Institute staff member by calling 585-295-1000 or through email. We are working at this time from home offices and will respond in a timely manner.
Community Check-In Conversation Series
Join us and others in our community to simply listen, support, and connect. The series is a virtual community discussion intended to foster human connection and inform our anticipation of needs as we navigate an unprecedented time.
Whole Child Connection Conference 2020
Are you looking for a learning and networking opportunity in the central New York region? Save the date for our Whole Child Connection Conference, taking place in Fairport, NY, on October 22-23, 2020.
Congressman Joe Morelle announces $1.5 million in early childcare funding
“Investing in our children means Investing in the future of our community” said Congressman Joe Morelle as he announced $1.5 million in funding to the All Kids Thrive program that will expand Children’s Institute’s GROW-Rochester program to provide health, development, and behavior screenings for children ages 12 months to 5-years.
To learn more about GROW and how it will impact our community, please take a moment and watch our new video.
GROW-Rochester: Early childhood developmental readiness
Children’s Institute’s GROW program is breaking new ground by screening all three-year-old children in the city of Rochester to address potential health and developmental concerns prior to enrolling in Kindergarten. Learn more and view a GROW video that shows the program in action and the importance of screening young children.
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