Parent/Caregiver Resources
ASQ OR 2012 OAEYC Powerpoint
What is Developmental Screening / Intro to the ASQ Oregon online site

What to do next?

Next Steps Guide
Suggested steps to follow up on any ASQ results

ASQ Oregon Flyers, Brochures, Posters, Please Share!

ASQ Oregon Flier

ASQ Oregon Brochure

Check Development Email Poster

Check Development Email Poster [Spanish]

County Links:

211 Lane County
Find help and information by phone, text, email or online. General resources available in Lane County, volunteer opportunities, articles recent local updates, videos and more. To contact someone call 211 or txt keyword "children" to 898211 or email children@211info.org

211 Family Info and Parenting Help (Clackamas, Lane, Multnomah, Polk, Washington)
Questions or concerns? Call 211 for confidential assistance on parenting topics like challenging behaviors, development, sleep, school, family stress and more. Talk with child development professionals. Free.

LaneKids
Friendly parenting information. Locate activities to do with your kids, connect with resources across Lane County. LaneKids - we're Lane County's hub for parents!

Healthy Babies Healthy Communities
Tips - plus- information on healthy pregnancy, post pregnancy care, information for Dads, resource guides, and more.

Parenting Now
Eugene and Springfield contact 541-484-5316. Parenting Groups, early child development support, information, and networking. Find Parent groups http://info.parentingnow.org/parents/groups

Lane County Child Care Resource and Referral
Family Connections of Lane and Douglas Counties is YOUR source for information about child care. Lane County parents and providers, please call (541) 463-3954 or 1 (800) 222-3290.

Oregon Links

Early Learning Guide for ages 3 to 5 yrs
Head Start Child Development and Early Learning Framework [ English | Spanish ]

Parents and educators use as guide for learning opportunities in play daily routine.
Oregon is in the process of adopting this as the state early learning, school readiness standards for children ages 3-5.

What is Early Intervention? pdf icon

Oregon Early Childhood Glossary of Terms pdf icon

Oregon Department of Education - Do You Have Concerns About a Child's Development?
Parent brochures in English and Spanish .

Oregon Early Intervention and Early Childhood Special Ed (EI/ECSE)
About early intervention services, where to go for developmental checkup in Oregon. Handouts, Early Learning guidelines. See Developmental Checkup powerpoint presentation.

211info
Need help finding services? Search the website or call. Talk to knowledgeable staff about resources for food, clothing, insurance, maternal and child health services, veteran’s services, schools, housing and foreclosure, state assistance programs and more!

Call: 211
Text: your zip code to 898211
Web: http://211info.org/community-resource-database

Oregon SafeNet
1-800-723-3638 (SAFENET)
Free, confidential information and referral helpline for Oregon families, available Monday-Friday 8 am-8 pm. Just call. Community health, social, and mental health services, immediate care health services, pregnancy and reproductive health services.

Child Care Resource & Referral, Oregon programs
Statewide network of 13 resource and referral agencies serving all 36 counties in the state of Oregon. "Supporting families and early childhood child care and education providers in meaningful and responsive ways.."

Oregon Head Start Pre Kindergarten
Comprehensive high quality early childhood development program offers services in early childhood education, health, nutrition and family support . Also Early Head Start services for pregnant women and children ages birth to 3yrs.

State Resources
Links to autism information, early child development, family resources, employment, child/family health and more.

Early Learning Guidelines
Oregon Early Childhood Foundations and Born To Learn for Children Ages Birth to Five

Early Autism Research and Learning for the Young Child (EARLY)
Our mission is to improve the quality of life for young children with Autism Spectrum Disorders and their families. Evidence based training, service, and research for students, families and the larger community.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) and Resources on Autism Spectrum Disorders
Early Autism Research and Learning for the Young Child (EARLY).

Parenting Now
Provider of nationally recognized parenting curricula, products, training and consultation.

Oregon Center for Children and Youth with Special Health Needs
Our mission is to improve the health, development and well-being of children and youth with special health needs and their families.

Oregon Association for the Education of Young Children
Workshops, conferences and small teaching sessions presented throughout Oregon. Supporting those who work for the education and needs of children from birth to 8yrs. See Resources for publications, related links and employment information.

National Links

National Parent Helpline
For parents and caregivers of children, all ages. Being a parent is a critically important job, 24 hours a day. It’s not always easy. Get support from a trained Advocate and become empowered and a stronger parent. "Asking for help is a sign of strength." 1-855- 4A PARENT (1-855-427-2736)

Zero to Three
Find free, researched-based articles, downloads, podcasts on topics in early development. Written by professionals - for parents of young children. National nonprofit organization. Free parent downloads, early development milestones http://www.zerotothree.org/about-us/areas-of-expertise/free-parent-brochures-and-guides/

What is Early Intervention?
Easy one-page information source. All about the system of services available to all families in the U.S. regardless of income. "Early intervention focuses on helping eligible babies and toddlers learn the basic and brand-new skills that typically develop during the first three years of life."

Learn the Signs. Act Early
Do you know all the ways you should measure your child's growth? From birth to 5 years, your child should reach milestones in how he plays, learns, speaks and acts. Track your child's development and act early if you have a concern.

Center on the Social and Emotional Foundations for Early Learning (CSEFEL)
Find free downloads, family tools, help with challenging behaviors, parent training power points and more. CSEFEL is a national resource center promoting the social emotional development and school readiness of young children birth to age 5years.

Wonder Years
Free learning, play and early development guides from the Michigan Early Intervention system. Developmental milestones, news and parenting information for the ages of birth to 5 years.

Parent as Teachers
Parent education and family support program serving families throughout pregnancy until their child enters kindergarten.

National Center for Learning Disabilities
"I just found out my child has a learning disability, what's next?"
Information site with videos, articles and more. Connects parents and others with resources, guidance, and support so they can advocate effectively for their children

Bright Futures for Families
Online trainings, materials, downloads, resources for families. Based on the award winning, federally supported Bright Futures initiative, developed through the support of public health, non-profit, and corporate organizations.

National Association for the Education of Young Children - Early Years Are Learning Years
Short articles designed for parents and other adults involved with children on a daily basis. Early childhood programs involved in the NAEYC accreditation process frequently use these articles to help families learn more about giving children a great start. See free downloads