Pennsylvania Early Learning keys to QualityThe NW Regional Key collaborates with regional early learning and school-age partners to support positive outcomes for children.

Pre K Counts is an initiative to build and strengthen pre-kindergarten partnerships.

United Way of Erie plays a unique role both as a leader in the health/human services sector.

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Community Happenings

Celebrate National Night Out – 8/4!

United Way of Erie County will be funding events at locations across Erie County to celebrate National Night Out. Neighborhood events will feature free food, music and games, along with the opportunity to interact with local police and fire departments. Click to find a location near you. These events seek to promote the spirit of community and encourage everyone to play a role in making their neighborhoods a safer place.

Block by Block Early Childhood Education Awareness events 

Block by Block events Aug 2015

Erie County Kinship Care Summer Picnic – August 16th

Free summer picnic for all grandparents/kinship caregivers and their families on Sunday, 8/16 from 1:00 – 4:00 pm at Barb’s Care-A-Lot Child Care Center. Plenty of activities for the entire family including games, hayrides and swimming. Registration deadline is August 10th.  For more information including registration details – KC summer picnic 2015

Fun for the whole family! August Calendar of Events

Music, Movies, Stories, Widget Wednesday,Community Fairs and Festivals, etc – the Early Intervention Parent Newsletter Companion Calendar lists a variety of family friendly activities for children of all ages and abilities. Events and activities are open to the public and most are free of charge. View the calendar and activity descriptions here —August Calendar


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