HEALTH, SAFETY & EDUCATION RESOURCES TO HELP PREPARE CHILDREN FOR KINDERGARTEN
If you are interested in accessing health, safety, and education services in your area please follow the link to a simple referral form and submit electronically.
Blue Mountain Building Blocks Form (external link)
No Wrong Door (external link): This is a one-step online application which will determine which resources families may be eligible for.
Family Friendly Business: This program offers an opportunity for businesses to be designated as a “Family Friendly Business.” This is a simple, online application.
Application (Google Doc)
PARENTING AND EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES
Kindergarten Readiness: Use this Hub-created screeningtool to assess some of your child’s skills. Use the following resources to help your child attain those skills needed for kindergarten success.
Vroom: The first 5 years are when children’s brains grow fastest. Use simple activities from Vroom to make “every moment with your baby a brain building one.”
- Parent Tip Cards - English| Spanish (PDF)
- Vroom mobile app and more resources: http://www.joinvroom.org/ (external link)
Ready to Learn: Free access to books, movies, music and fun activities. Children can even earn early learning toys and games!
Storytime Oregon: Easy-to-access resources for literacy building including easy to do, fun activities.
- Nov 2018-The Skill of Empathy
- Dec 2018-Connection Article
- Jan 2019-Terrible Two’s
- Feb 2019-Oops, I Made a Mistake
- March 2019-Kindergarten Readiness
- April 2019-Healing Generations with Connection, Love and Support
- July 2019-Great Dads Provide Security For Their Children
- October 2019-Connection First
- November 2019-Gratitude
- December 2019-Stress Less Enjoy More
Dental Guide for Pregnant Women - English & Spanish (PDF)
Developmental Screening (ASQ-3) (external link)
Parenting Education Calendar (external link)
Oregon State Kindergarten Assessment Website (external link)
BLUE MOUNTAIN EARLY LEARNING HUB RESOURCES
About BMELH Presentation (PDF)
Umatilla County Wraparound (external link)