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BANANAS welcomes your generous  partnership and support. Donations in any amount will make a difference for young children.

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BANANAS mission is to partner with families and child care providers to raise happy, confident children. We offer child care referrals and resources to families with young children and child care professionals in the Northern Alameda County cities of Oakland, Berkeley, Albany, Piedmont, Emeryville, and Alameda. If you need assistance with paying for child care, call us to see if you qualify for a subsidy program.

We welcome families and child care providers to sign up for our parent education classes, professional development trainings, and playgroups held here at BANANAS and out in the community. Sign up for sessions under Workshops & Trainings.

WORKSHOPS
PARENTS, FFN, & CHILD CARE PROVIDERS

may, 2019

01may10:00 am11:30 amEvent OverFCC Playgroup at 81st Avenue Branch Library

01may7:00 pm9:00 pmEvent OverResolving Sibling Rivalry (3-Part Series)

04may9:00 am12:30 pmNo more spaces leftThe Ages & Stages Questionnaire: Social Emotional (ASQ:SE-2)

06may11:00 am12:00 pmEvent OverChoosing Child Care at Room to Bloom Family Resource Center

07may10:00 am12:00 pmNo more spaces leftNew Moms Support Group (5-Part Series)

07may6:00 pm9:00 pmEvent OverStrengthening Emotional Literacy and Self-Regulation through Building Sensory and Body Awareness

11may9:00 am2:30 pmEvent OverSupporting Dual Language Learners (Module 3)

14may10:00 am12:00 pmNo more spaces leftNew Moms Support Group (5-Part Series)

14may6:00 pm9:00 pmEvent OverIntegrating Trauma-Informed Practices into Family and Community Engagement

16may6:30 pm8:30 pmEvent OverChoosing Infant Care

18may9:00 am5:00 pmEvent OverSALUD PREVENTIVA

19may9:00 am5:00 pmSold Out!CPR & First Aid Training

19may10:00 am11:30 amEvent OverHiring a Nanny 101

21may6:00 pm9:00 pmNo more spaces leftRace, Equity, and Trauma-Informed Practices

22may7:00 pm9:00 pmNo more spaces leftSpirited Children (6-Part Series)

23may10:00 am11:00 amEvent OverOpening a Family Child Care Program

23may6:00 pm9:00 pmTrauma-Informed Practices to Support Equity and Inclusion for LGBTQ Families

27may9:00 am4:30 pmAgency Closed (Holiday)BANANAS is closed in observance of Memorial Day.

29may7:00 pm9:00 pmNo more spaces leftSpirited Children (6-Part Series)

30may6:00 pm9:00 pmNo more spaces leftMindfulness Practices for Adults and Children

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BANANAS IN THE COMMUNITY
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We’re highlighting just a few of the thousands of families whose lives have been impacted by BANANAS. This year, we put Our Words in Action to support the most vulnerable [...]

CDC MILESTONE TRACKER

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Track a child’s milestones with the CDC’s illustrated checklists; get tips for encouraging a child's development; and learn the markers of average progress.

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JOB BOARD & LISTINGS

Job Board

We welcome both parents and licensed child care centers to post jobs on our online community job board!

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BANANAS CLASS CATALOG

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Download the most current seasonal catalog for  classes, workshops, and trainings.

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