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June, Open Streets Festival

Our cultural delegates, Fatuma and Dafne, conducted outreach at the  Minneapolis Open streets event.  They connected with a large number of families of young children about the the importance of developmental monitoring and early developmental screening. There will be more open streets events throughout the summer, so look for our table.

By | June 1st, 2017|Events|Comments Off on June, Open Streets Festival

Cinco De Mayo, May 5 2017

Our delegates, Dafne and Alma,  conducted outreach at the St Paul Cinco de Mayo event.  The weather was beautiful and we were able to reach out to a large number of families of young children about the the importance of developmental monitoring and early developmental screening.  A great outreach event.

By | May 5th, 2017|Events|Comments Off on Cinco De Mayo, May 5 2017

National Help ME Grow Conference: April 25, 2017

Increasing Learn the Signs Act Early and MN Help Me Grow Awareness through the work of Diverse Cultural Delegates, was selected to be included among the Breakout Sessions at this year’s national Help Me Grow  Forum. Jennifer Hall-Lande will present with community partners Asli Ashkir (MDH), Marty Smith (Help Me Grow), and Kathy McKay (Help [...]

By | April 25th, 2017|Events|Comments Off on National Help ME Grow Conference: April 25, 2017

Act Early: Webinar for interpreters with MDH

MN Act Early hosted a webinar on November 1st with partners from the Minnesota Department of Health focused on increasing knowledge of interpreters who are working in educational and medical settings and supporting children and families.  Topics included: early brain development, screening, Help Me Grow, and Autism. Event speakers: Asli Ashkir, MN Department of Health Shawn [...]

By | November 3rd, 2016|Events|Comments Off on Act Early: Webinar for interpreters with MDH

Partner with Us to Host an Event!

The Minnesota Act Early team has events geared towards teaching families about developmental milestones and screening. One of our main goals is to reach out to diverse families and children. During these events, we may read to kids or offer games while teaching families about children’s development through “developmental milestones.” Developmental milestones are skills that [...]

By | April 30th, 2015|Events|0 Comments

Upcoming Webinars

The Minnesota Act Early Team in partnership with The Minnesota Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disabilities (LEND) bring you informational webinars to learn about best practices in developmental screening for healthcare providers. Recent Webinars: Best practices in developmental screening for healthcare providers on October 1, 2014. Described best practice developmental screening recommendations for health [...]

By | April 30th, 2015|Events|0 Comments