DCECPC - Douglas County Early
Childhood Planning Coalition
The Douglas County Early Childhood Planning Coalition–or DCECPC-- consists of representatives from both public and non-profit
agencies, including the Roseburg School District, Family Development
Center (Relief Nursery), Douglas County Commission on Children and
Families, Douglas Education Service District, Head Start, County
Mental Health and Community Health, the Douglas County Library, Ford
Family Foundation, Umpqua Community College, Battered Persons
Advocacy, Early Intervention, Arc Respite Care, Services to Children
and Families, Adult and Family Services, Child Care Resource and
Referral, and others. In 1998, the Coalition received a grant from
the Ford Family Foundation to develop countywide parent education
opportunities. The DCECPC has also sponsored presentations on a
variety of issues. In 1999, the DCECPC formalized its relationship
with Douglas County Commission on Children and Families as its
subcommittee to develop and recommend early childhood policies.
Click here to find out more about DCECPC.
(formerly known as DC CAPS)
- Coming soon!
Healthy Start/Healthy Families Advisory
The Douglas County Healthy Start/Healthy Families Advisory Board
(HS/HF) advises the local
program, and reports to the Douglas County Commission on Children &
Families (DCCF) its recommendations in planning, implementation,
policies, and assessment of Healthy Start/Healthy Families program services, and the
role of Healthy Start/Healthy Families in Douglas County’s local early childhood
system of supports and services. Each county is required to have a
local Healthy Start/Healthy Families Advisory Committee, which may be the local Early
The Healthy Start/Healthy Families Advisory Board has a wide range of skills and
abilities and provides a heterogeneous mix of skills, strengths,
community knowledge, professions, age, race, sex, gender, and
ethnicity. Membership includes direct representation by community
members, including a representative of the medical profession, and
program participants. Healthy Start/Healthy Families providers/contractors/staff may
provide Healthy Start/Healthy Families program information to the Healthy Start/Healthy
Advisory Board but may not participate in board decisions on
advising the program or preparing reports to the DCCF.
Click here to find out more about
the Healthy Start Advisory Board.
Local Public Safety
(LPSCC) - Coming soon!