Our Blog

Our blog features information and advice on topics like nutrition, physical activity, social-emotional development and early literacy, as well as feature stories about the families and child care providers whose lives have been impacted by Children’s Council of San Francisco.

Board Spotlight: Anna Nordberg

While planning Children’s Council’s inaugural luncheon, Anna finds inspiration from everyday and celebrity mothers and heroes from early in her journalism career

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Tuesday Playgroups

Connect with other parents and caregivers, and encourage your child to develop social skills.

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Rebecca Cressey and her son Paxton

Rebecca Cressey was taking care of her son Paxton on her own, but she recognized that he was not experiencing enough social interaction with other kids.

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Starr Gul and her daughter Melina

Starr says, “Without Children’s Council, I wouldn’t have received child care subsidies. Children’s Council saved my life, it was a dream come true.”

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Parenting in Sweden

From napping outdoors to “Vabbing” – what Americans can learn about parenting from the Swedish

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Talking about Child Care

At Children’s Council, we are excited to see growing public awareness that access to quality child care is a “two generation” issue.

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Parents Becoming Leaders

Parent advocate Un Un Che learned first-hand what a crucial difference child care financial assistance makes for families.

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