Jacksonville Children's Commission

Jacksonville Children's Commission The Jacksonville Children’s Commission works with local nonprofits to ensure our city's children are safe, educated and healthy. www.jaxkids.net

The Jacksonville Children's Commission works hand-in-hand with local nonprofit organizations to improve the health and lives of children living in Duval County. The Commission carefully monitors all programs that it funds, and closely tracks each program's effectiveness and outcomes. This work, encompassing prevention, early intervention, and support programs for families and children 0-18, is gro

The Jacksonville Children's Commission works hand-in-hand with local nonprofit organizations to improve the health and lives of children living in Duval County. The Commission carefully monitors all programs that it funds, and closely tracks each program's effectiveness and outcomes. This work, encompassing prevention, early intervention, and support programs for families and children 0-18, is gro

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Jacksonville Children's Commission
06/27/2018

Jacksonville Children's Commission

Today, Mayor Alvin Brown invited children to watch him sign the bill that will increase summer camp programs by 460 additional seats!

12/15/2017
Say, what?! FREE WORKSHOPS all winter? Sign-up now and get ahead on your required learning hours before it's too late! P...
11/23/2017

Say, what?! FREE WORKSHOPS all winter? Sign-up now and get ahead on your required learning hours before it's too late! Perhaps you will get some FREE JCC swag too.......

www.jaxkids.gosignmeup.com

Thank you for making significant impacts in our city through your work in children's prevention and intervention service...
11/23/2017

Thank you for making significant impacts in our city through your work in children's prevention and intervention services. It takes a village of strong, caring adults to lift up our children into adulthood.

Happy Thanksgiving to early learning educators and assistant teachers who have been growing with us this year!
11/23/2017

Happy Thanksgiving to early learning educators and assistant teachers who have been growing with us this year!

11/16/2017
Hosted here at JCC. Register today!
09/19/2017
ELEVATE: Couples Workshop

Hosted here at JCC. Register today!

ELEVATE is an exciting, FREE relationship class that will help you take your relationship to the next level. This workshop offers skills every couple needs. Come learn about:Dealing with stressCoping with conflictMeeting financial goalsEnhancing love and closenessWe serve a free light meal at the st...

"Know the Law" a workshop for parents and youth to learn what is a law and what isn't - a lot of bad facts out there. Ge...
08/24/2017
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"Know the Law" a workshop for parents and youth to learn what is a law and what isn't - a lot of bad facts out there. Get the real information to your teens and take some time to talk about it! Register for an upcoming workshop today!

Children are our hope and future. The Jacksonville Children's Commission is committed to supporting afterschool programs...
08/23/2017

Children are our hope and future. The Jacksonville Children's Commission is committed to supporting afterschool programs through funding, data collection, coaching, and professional development. Today we celebrate our Program Quality Launch so we can align our services with national best practices and reliable assessment tools for continuous improvement.

We are introducing the Program Quality Assessment tool out of the Weikart Center for Youth Program Quality to funded aft...
08/23/2017

We are introducing the Program Quality Assessment tool out of the Weikart Center for Youth Program Quality to funded afterschool programs today! Using this reliable measurement tool will support our shared vision for children to achieve 21st Century Readiness Skills that will help them be successful in their careers and in life.

The City of Jacksonville and the Jacksonville Children's Commission are invested in giving children opportunities to hav...
08/23/2017

The City of Jacksonville and the Jacksonville Children's Commission are invested in giving children opportunities to have positive outcomes. "JaxShines" - an afterschool and summer learning initiative focusing on 21st century readiness skills (versus just measuring grades, attendance, and behavior).
The Big 5 Skills
1. Literacy
2. Communication & Connections
3. Problem-Solving
4. Teamwork & Collaboration
5. Creativity & Innovation

Big thank you again to I Love Ice Cream Cakes for sponsoring the National Ice Cream Month celebration at Don't Miss A Be...
08/10/2017

Big thank you again to I Love Ice Cream Cakes for sponsoring the National Ice Cream Month celebration at Don't Miss A Beat, Inc.summer camp! I know students had a fantastic time learning about NationalIce Cream Month and celebrating in style! Thank you again for aprtnering with JCC to ensure that all of Jacksonville's children are educated, safe, and healthy!

Serving "at-hope" kids who are chasing their dreams.
08/02/2017

Serving "at-hope" kids who are chasing their dreams.

Interested in working for an After-School program this year? Check out this interactive workshop that will give you insi...
08/02/2017

Interested in working for an After-School program this year? Check out this interactive workshop that will give you insight into the field! https://jaxkids.gosignmeup.com

Be the one to make a difference in your school: teachers, parents, volunteers. Register for a workshop near you at www.m...
08/02/2017

Be the one to make a difference in your school: teachers, parents, volunteers. Register for a workshop near you at www.mentalhealthfirstaid.org

We LOVE Summer! Check out our friends at Geerz/Kids Xtreme Camp at Carter G Woodson!
07/21/2017

We LOVE Summer! Check out our friends at Geerz/Kids Xtreme Camp at Carter G Woodson!

We had the pleasure of meeting with Teal Gardner last summer and are so inspired by the work behind natural and imaginat...
06/15/2017
Playground for the imagination swaps slides and swings for lumber and tires

We had the pleasure of meeting with Teal Gardner last summer and are so inspired by the work behind natural and imaginative play!

At Nebraska's first "adventure playground," which opens today next to the Gifford Park neighborhood community garden, kids will find no slides, swings, monkey bars or rubber matting to pad their

Jacksonville has great local talent....flex those literary muscles to continue to grow Jacksonville as a city of authors...
06/13/2017
The World of Book Publishing for Aspiring and Established Early Childhood Authors, by Kathy Charner and David Heath NO CERTIFICATES - Early Childhood Webinars

Jacksonville has great local talent....flex those literary muscles to continue to grow Jacksonville as a city of authors!

Sponsored by Early Childhood Investigations Consulting Directory, Consultants’ Essentials Webinar Series. Please be advised that this webinar is for aspiring and established early childhood authors. Certificates of Attendance and CEUs will not be offered in this session. This webinar is on THURSDAY,...

Run a childcare center or part of a preschool co-op? Check this out for your professional development!
06/13/2017
Using Story-time to Grow Executive Function and Self-Regulation in ECE: Setting the Stage for Success, by Mary Kuehner and Laurie Anne Armstrong - Early Childhood Webinars

Run a childcare center or part of a preschool co-op? Check this out for your professional development!

This webinar is sponsored by Free Spirit Publishing. We know that sharing books with young children helps them gain valuable early literacy skills like vocabulary, print awareness, and letter knowledge. However, it also helps them develop skills that experts say are a better predictor of success: ex...

05/20/2017
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Working at Summer Camp can lead to a career pathway in education!

Meet the prankster elementary school teacher who won Ellen DeGeneres's heart

Thank you to all of our providers for your dedication to the field of extended learning and opening up your doors to kee...
04/25/2017

Thank you to all of our providers for your dedication to the field of extended learning and opening up your doors to keep children safe outside of the school day! #heartofafterschool

04/20/2017

More vendors!!

04/20/2017

Daniel provides free life skills groups for youth in the Andrew Jackson school zone!

04/20/2017

Seamark Ranch always gives a great field trip for children in summer camp programs!

04/20/2017

Project-Based Learning with The Jacksonville Science Festival!

04/20/2017

A few of our vendors today for summer programming!

04/20/2017

Spending the morning at The Legends Center!

04/20/2017

JCC Summer Vendor Fair 2017!!!

Address

1095 A Philip Randolph Blvd
Jacksonville, FL
32206

Opening Hours

Monday 9am - 5pm
Tuesday 9am - 5pm
Wednesday 9am - 5pm
Thursday 9am - 5pm
Friday 9am - 5pm

Telephone

(904) 630-3647

Products

TEAM UP Afterschool Programs, Community Based Afterschool Programs, Incubator Program, Summer Camp Program, Afterschool Nutrition Program, Summer Food Service Program
Healthy Families Jacksonville, Florida KidCare Health Insurance, New Town Success Zone at Edward Waters College
School Readiness: Early Learning Quality, Jax Kids Book Club,
Mentoring, Training & Professional Development, Community Based Mental Health Programs, Full Service Schools of Jacksonville, Case Management, Teen Pregnancy Prevention & Dropout Prevention Programs, Help for Children Who Are Homeless: Sulzbacher Center, College Scholarships: Florida State College at Jacksonville - Take Stock in Children, Special Needs Programs, Jacksonville System of Care Initiative

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