Welcome to Monterey County Children's Council

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A strong parent and child bond helps children cope with stress later in life. Students who have caring relationships at school are more likely to succeed academically.

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Babies whose parents frequently talk or read to them know 300 more words by age 2 than parents who rarely speak or read to them.

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Children reading on grade level by third grade are more likely to graduate from high school and attend college than those who do not read on grade level. Children living in poverty are less likely to be reading on grade level by third grade.

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The brain develops most rapidly between the ages of 0-3. By the time they are age 3, children’s brains have formed 1000 trillion connections between neurons.

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Students who have opportunities for meaningful participation in their schools and communities are less likely to engage in risk taking behaviors.

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Welcome to Monterey County Children's Council

Public Notice

The Monterey County Children's Council meets on the 2nd Monday of each month from 12:00 - 1:30pm at the Monterey County Office of Education (901 Blanco Circle, Salinas, CA 93901). This is a public meeting.

What We Do

The purpose of the Council is to facilitate the development of comprehensive and collaborative delivery system of services for children and their families.

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News For MCCC

ECDI Collaborative Action Team Facilitators joining the team

ECDI is also welcoming three facilitators to join the CATs and help move the process forward: Michelle Slade will be working with  Greenfield and the Seaside/Peninsula CATs, Karina Lehrner will work with the Salinas and Pajaro CATs and Judi Sherman will be working with North Monterey County.  All three are seasoned facilitators eager to work with communities!  Come to the next CAT meetings to meet the new ECDI team members!