Resources and Updates
Contact Us

Children's Week Planning Meeting/ Conference Call
Thursday March 3rd,2011
Call 1-877-756-8048 Code: 123

Partner Organizations:

Advocates to End Domestic Violence

American Heart Association

*American Lung Association in Nevada

*Baby's Bounty

Child Abuse & Neglect

Prevention Task Force

*Child Focus

Children's Hospital of Nevada at UMC

*Children's Advocacy Alliance

*Clark County Black Caucus

Clark County District Attorney's Office

Clark County Family Services

*Clark County Foster & Adoptive Parent Ass.

Clark County School District

Communities in Schools of Southern Nevada

Community Services Agency (CSA) Head Start

Department of Family Services

Every Child Matters in Nevada

Family to Family

*Food Bank of Northern Nevada

*Immunize Nevada

Junior League of LV

*March of Dimes

Nevada Afterschool Network

Nevada Center for Public Policy Dialogue

*Nevada Institute for Children's Research& Policy

*Nevada Public Education Foundation


Nevada PEP

Nevada Parent Teacher Association

Nye County PPD

Prevent Child Abuse Nevada

Safe Nest

Southern Nevada Health District

State of Nevada Early Childhood Comprehensive Systems

Sunrise Children's Foundation

T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood ®Nevada

Three Square

*Indicates Sponsorship


Join Us for Children's Week at the Nevada Legislature

April 18th - 21st, 2011
Carson City, Nevada

Let your voice be heard. Fill the halls of the State Capitol and speak up for children. Your message is important and now is the time to let your legislators know the issues that matter to you.

Children's week we will be dedicated to advocating for Nevada's children and a chance to draw attention to key issues.

Participate in Children's Week: Please fill out the following survey and let us know how you want to contribute to the activities during Children's Week.

April 18
April 19
April 20
April 21
April 22
Children's Day     Girl Scout Day

Earth Day
Child Welfare Breakfast
7:30-9am Children Advocacy
Alliance & Child Focus

Early Childhood Lunch
NICRP, CCBlack Caucus, NevAEYC (State, Clark,& Reno), Babys Bounty, Safe

Immunize Nevada Nv'r
Miss a Shot: Lunch 10:30- 2:30pm

Nevada Public Education Awards Reception:4-6pm
American Lung Association
in NV: Breakfast 7-9

March of Dimes Lobby
Day: Lunch 12-2
Three Square & Food
Bank of Northern Nevada:
Breakfast 7:30am -

April is Prevent Child Abuse Month


Resources, Updates, and Information

Children Week Planning Meeting - 3/3/2011 Minutes

Children's Week at the Legislature Flyer

List of Days at the Legislature Related to Children's Issues

2011 Legislative Guide Book
2011 Legislative Briefing Book

2011 NICRP Bill Draft


Venue / Directions

Nevada Legislative Building

Many of our partners are working on providing busing and car pools from Reno and Las Vegas to Carson City. Please check back here for more details.

Nevada Legislative Building
401 South Carson Street
Carson City, Nevada 89701-4747

Nevada Legislature Website:

Map to Legislative Building
Map Quest Directions
Legislative Building Maps - First Floor| Second Floor | Third Floor


Contact Us

The Nevada Institute for Children's Research and Policy
UNLV School of Community Health Sciences
4505 Maryland Parkway Box 453030
Las Vegas , NV 89154-3030
Ph. 702-895-1040
Fax 702-895-2657

Amanda Haboush
Office: 702-895-1040

Denise Tanata Ashby
Office: 702-895-1040