MUSKEGON COUNTY GSC UPDATE
Notes, Slides, Shared Documents from 1-31-2023 Meeting
JANUARY 2023 GSC MEETING NOTES
Michigan League for Public Policy - Jayme Vosovic, firstname.lastname@example.org, 616-745-355
Think Babies policy priorities document has been updated and is now available on the Think Babies Michigan webpage. On the Website the Capitol Day registration is open!!
FOR LATER: Watch: Michigan Gov. Whitmer’s 2023 State of the State speech addressing her 2nd term
Great Start Parent Coalition -Contact Liz Londo to get involved - 231-299-0182
How YOU Birth Doula Initiative - Hillery Ross, Kim Sims, Kanisha Davis
Data Presentation to begin Community Assessment for GSC Strategic Plan- Stuart and Allison
Please see the discussion notes linked here. Please share your feedback or additional thoughts by responding to the linked google survey by February 15. https://forms.gle/7FFMFLTAt7KZLFH96
Livability Lab Celebration is on TUESDAY, Feb 7. Sign up now! https://LivabilityLabCelebration.eventbrite.com.
Local Goodwill of West MI/ Read early. Read often. Partnership featured in National Talking is Teaching Communities Newsletter
Bridge Article: GOVERNOR WANTS FREE PRESCHOOL FOR ALL BUT IS MICHIGAN READY?
New Play and Learn at Marquette Elementary- begins Feb 9, 2023
Food Assistance benefits changing -- extra COVID benefits going away.
New Community Center and Childcare Center at Muskegon Rescue Mission opens this month! Contact Kurt Van Noord, email@example.com
Bright Futures Childcare - at MRM- Opening soon! Contact Nicole Hawkins, firstname.lastname@example.org
MSU Extension Birds adn the Bees Talking Wtih Kids about Sex Workshop
Muskegon County Black History Month Black Man Documentary - Kick off event at Frauenthal, Sunday February 5, 3 pm
Mom Mentoring -- Be a participant or be a Mentor! Contact Shelia Wilson,
Family Matters - (for Fathers), Saturday February 4 12 -2 pm
FREE EVIDENCE BASED INTERVENTION TO SUPPORT SOCIAL/ EMOTIONAL DEVELOPMENT- specifically for black parents - could receive up to $75 for participating in 6 part program and study.
Next GSC Meeting: Tuesday, March 14, 12- Noon, Great Lakes Room MAISD
Allison Keessen, GSC Coordinator, 231-767-7285, email@example.com,
Liz Londo, Parent Liaison, 231-299-0182, firstname.lastname@example.org
Stuart Jones, Executive Director of Early Childhood Services, 767-8300, email@example.com
Flyers and updates to share!
Find, download, and share flyers shared by GSC partners below. If your flyer is missing and you would like it added, please contact Allison. This e-newsletter link is live and can be updated and revisited for new information anytime.