Steamboat Briefs: Newborn Network offering resources to local families |

Steamboat Briefs: Newborn Network offering resources to local families

Newborn Network is a support system dedicated to providing parenting and resource information to all families who live in Routt County and have children from birth to age 3. Newborn Network’s free services include weekly networking and education groups, parenting education home visits, a lending library of parenting topics and a series of gift bags. Parents of a child as old as 3 can call 970-879-0977 for more information about support services.

Adult day services offered at The Haven in Hayden

The Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association is offering adult day services at The Haven Assisted Living Center in Hayden for any disabled individual older than the age of 18 or any elderly individual who is looking for daily activities where oversight is provided.

Services are provided from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday. Meals, medication administration, activities, assistance with bathing and wellness assessments are available.

For more information and to register, contact Diane Girty at 875-1891.

Respite Program seeking experienced care providers

The Yampa Valley Autism Program is seeking care providers for its Respite Program.

Respite Program care providers are made available to families of children with autism spectrum disorders and related disabilities, for hire to help children and families as needed.

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Care providers also can participate in programs such as Kid’s Night Out.

The Yampa Valley Autism Program is looking for individuals who have experience with children of special needs. CPR and first aid certifications can be provided if not certified.

An hourly rate is provided to all caregivers.

Call Kristin at 970-870-4263 or e-mail

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