Minus 9 to 5 is making finding information about Kindergarten Registration easier across the region. In coordination with our local school divisions, we are getting the word out to families about what they need to register their children for Kindergarten. Check out our Kindergarten Registration page for more details. You can also download a flyer […]
Minus 9 to 5’s Healthy Homes, Healthy Children working group led the charge to convene 23 regional partners to develop a regional, unified infant safe sleep effort, Sleep Tight Hampton Roads. Click here to see EVMS’s coverage of the News Conference held on March 15. Other coverage can be found at: WVEC TV WAVY […]
Did you know Minus 9 to 5 is in the spotlight? Minus 9 to 5 is proud to share this case study, published by FSG, detailing the opportunities, highlights, and lessons learned in the first two years of the initiative. Check out our case study on early wins and blog with 2018’s resolutions.
Thank you to the Virginia Early Childhood Foundation for their work in learning more about the early childhood workforce in our state. Understanding the current workforce helps us to develop more streamlined and connected pathways for the future early childhood workforce pipeline. Minus 9 to 5’s Early Learning and Development Work Group is tackling this […]
Minus 9 to 5 understands how challenging it is for child care providers to find local professional development and training opportunities. Good News! With the help of the Early Learning and Development Work Group, we have taken action. Check out our resources section for a comprehensive list of local opportunities with live links to the […]
With the buzz around baby boxes, Coast Live talks with Dr. Jane Glasgow, Executive Director, Minus 9 to 5, and Arlene Lipscomb, RN, CHIP of SHR to learn what it really takes to keep infants safe in their sleep. Click here to view the video segment.
Did you know we are helping area babies to sleep safely? Infant deaths related to unsafe sleep practices in our region are among the highest in the state The Healthy Homes, Healthy Children working group of Minus 9 to 5 is tackling this issue head-on by launching a regional, unified infant safe sleep campaign. […]
Article from The Virginian-Pilot by Correspondent, Janie Bryant.