Sixth Annual MLK Jr. Family Day of Service

Mon, Jan 18, 11AM – 2PM, (rain or shine),
Mitchell Park Community Center, Palo Alto
Co-sponsored by Youth Community Service and City of Palo Alto
Join YCS and its partners in celebrating the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. and his teachings on community and service. This annual event includes speakers; local youth performing groups including hip hop music, dance, and poetry; activity tables; a children’s reading corner and art projects; face painting; and information about local service opportunities. Food trucks will be present as well as local vendors selling crafts, clothing, and jewelry.  Student volunteer opportunities are also available.
For more information visit www.youthcommunityservice.org or call 650-858-8019.
 

New Laws Affecting Immunizations Start In January

New Law (SB 277) Effective in 2016
Governor Brown signed Senate Bill (SB) 277 on June 30, 2015. Starting in 2016, SB 277:
Will no longer permit immunization exemptions based on personal beliefs for children in child care and public and private schools;
Will permit personal belief exemptions filed at a school or child care facility before January 1, 2016 to remain valid until a pupil reaches kindergarten or 7th grade; Continue reading New Laws Affecting Immunizations Start In January

Holiday Coffee for Parents of children with IEPs and 504s

Friday Dec 11th – 8:30 am – 9:45 am 

Location: Lucy Stern Community Center

Doors open at 8:30 am, interactive discussion starts at 8:45 am 

Information in English, Spanish, and Mandarin

Topic: Surviving and Enjoying the Holidays 

Guest Speaker: Shari Grande, MSW, ASW, Parent Coach 
Grande Parenting Solutions – G.P.S. 
(415) 385-7154 
http://www.grandeparentingsolutions.com/ Shari@grandeparentingsolutions.com 

Shari is currently working with the Aspire Mental Health Services at El Camino Hospital in the after school program for teenage youth and families in crisis with Mental /Emotional /Behavioral needs. 

Translation in Spanish and Mandarin available 

Coffee/ Tea and Breakfast treats served 

Sponsored by the PTA/CAC Inclusion representatives