Children At Risk. The Douglas County Story. General Factors Impacting Early Childhood Well-Being. Poverty Maternal Education Minority Status (Children of Color) Language (Children whose first language is not English). Adverse Childhood Experiences. Abuse Emotional Physical Sexual
The Douglas County Story
Adverse Childhood Experiences Study
During 2012-13 UCAN Head Start served 376 children at 7 sites. An average of 100 children are on a waiting list each month.
Reedsport – Sutherlin – Roseburg (UCC) – Roseburg – Green – Winston – South Umpqua
Quality Rating and Improvement System (QRIS) being piloted in Douglas County to rate child care providers and centers; education levels of staff a component.
Oregon’s Graduation Rate is the 4th worst in the nation
64% of all jobs in Oregon will require some sort of post-secondary training by 2018.
Services for At-Risk Children
• Ensure their parents have the support and resources necessary to create a positive family environment;
• Bring pockets of services together under one umbrella for parents and families.The Mission of Oregon’s Early Learning System
United Community Action Network
Umpqua Community College
All 4 CCOs in Douglas County
DCECPC Parenting Hub
And many others….
Douglas Education Service District
Greater Oregon Behavioral Health
Commission on Children and Families
Family Development Center/Family Relief Nursery
Douglas County Health Department
Department of Human Services