Blog Entries - April 2015

Two Great Events for One Great Cause!

Posted on: April 28, 2015 3:00 pm
The Child Focus Charity Golf Classic at The Golf Club at Legendary Run, sponsored by Ameritas Life Insurance and Park National Bank, is on Monday, August 10, 2015 with the range opening at 7:30am and shotgun start/golf scramble from 8:30am-2pm. read more …

Crisis Services: A Critical Community Support

Posted on: April 28, 2015 3:00 pm
Child Focus Crisis Services are a crucial part of mental health care and essential for the overall safety and well being of our community.  Crisis Services are utilized by individuals in crisis and their families, as well as health and mental health read more …

Register or Re-register Your Kroger Card

Posted on: April 28, 2015 3:00 pm
The Kroger Community Rewards Program donates money to Child Focus when a registered Kroger Plus Card is used at any Kroger store. A new program year begins on May 1, 2015. Kroger requires all participants to register their Kroger Plus Card. If you have read more …

April 2015 Staff Above & Beyond

Posted on: April 24, 2015 1:00 pm
Tags: Staff
These Early Childhood staff were nominated for the April Above & Beyond awards by their co-workers.  Winners of the drawing were Sandra Alonso and Pat Pack.  Congratulations, and good work, all of you!   Sandra Alonso - I can call on read more …

YOU Can Prevent Child Sexual Abuse

Posted on: April 24, 2015 1:00 pm
Tags: Training
Child sexual abuse is likely the most prevalent health problem children face, with the most serious array of consequences. In fact, 1 in 10 children will experience sexual abuse before their 18th birthday. This means that whether you work with youth, are a read more …

Summertime Employment Opportunity for Youth

Posted on: April 24, 2015 1:00 pm
Tags: Youth employment
If you receive Medicaid or Food Assistance your 16-24 year-old youth may be eligible for paid summertime employment through the TANF Summer Youth Employment Program through Clermont County Job and Family Services (JFS.)  JFS is determining the read more …

New Child Focus Website is Here!

Posted on: April 13, 2015 1:00 pm
Tags: Child focus
We are proud to announce the release of our newly redesigned website:  It has been crafted to reflect what our families and stakeholders told us they need now but also builds upon technology capable of addressing future read more …

Ready for Kindergarten

Posted on: April 1, 2015 2:10 pm
Tags: Bilingual
Child Focus receives funding from United Way for three programs: Mental Health in Early Childhood, Bilingual Preschool and Learning Bridge Programs. All programs focus on preparing children for success in Kindergarten, school and life. Child Focus’ read more …

Calling All Head Start Graduates

Posted on: April 1, 2015 2:00 pm
Tags: Head start
We recognize the important contributions Head Start makes to children, families, and the community. In honor of Head Start’s 50th Anniversary, we are embarking on a project to celebrate the accomplishments of Head Start graduates in our own Clermont read more …

Why I'm a Foster Parent

Posted on: April 1, 2015 2:00 pm
Tags: Foster care
Consider becoming a foster parent…the children of our community need us. On any normal day, my mind immediately goes to the kids. What time to I get them on the bus, is there a test at school, what time is that doctor appointment and how many kids will read more …