Upcoming Training

The St. Louis Child Abuse and Neglect Network (STLCANN) hosts quarterly trainings for child-serving professionals. On September 20th, the training will be Stewards of Children® created by Darkness to Light. This is an excellent training, and focuses on equipping adults to protect children. The training includes 5 Steps to Protecting Children: 5 Steps to Protecting Children 1. Learn the facts, […]

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Featured Parent and Leader

Mia Daugherty is one of the co-leaders of Village of Moms, which grew out of our Project LAUNCH Action in Neighborhoods work. We are so proud of the work Village of Moms is doing, and we are grateful to be able to support such strong leaders in our community. Read more about Mia, and the most recent Village of Mom’s […]

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Legislative Wrap Up 2019

Earlier this month, VCR, STLCANN, and Generate Health partnered together to offer the Annual Legislative Wrap Up. We heard from speakers including: Brian Colby with Missouri Budget Project, Craig Stevenson with Kids Win Missouri, and Jessica Seitz from Missouri KidsFirst. They shared many positives from this past legislative session, including: Increased home visiting funding with PAT and Children’s Division. Additional […]

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Free Summer Kids Kit Give-A-Way

On May 25th-26th, take 15 minutes to complete an Ages & Stages Questionnaire for your child (ages 0-5) and you will receive a FREE summer Kids Kit!* Click here to complete the Questionnaire! Kit includes: ~Neon Chalk game ~Puzzle ball ~Activity pad assortment ~Inflatable beach ball ~Rainbow slime ~Watercolors + activity ~Pom-poms & tongs activity ~Novelty toy ~Kids book Each […]

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Legislative Wrap Up

Each year VCR co-sponsors a Legislative Wrap Up as part of our advocacy efforts. Keeping up with the legislative session can be difficult, but you don’t have to do it alone. Join us on Friday, June 7th for this annual event-to hear how children and families fared this year. We are looking forward to discussion on how the session went, […]

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