Sarpy County, NE
Nebraska Children's current investments in Sarpy County
Funding and implementation support for a Community Prevention System designed to keep families out of the child welfare system.
Sixpence Early Learning Program
Papillion-LaVista Public School serves at-risk infants and toddlers through their family engagement home visiting program. The program uses Save the Children’s Early Steps for School Success curriculum. This program partners with various entities throughout their District. The District and the Community have matched the funds provided through the grant. Sixpence awarded this grant in July of 2015.
- Home Visitation: Provided weekly by a Family Educator beginning at birth.
- Socialization: Weekly parent and child events providing educational activities.
- Professional Development: Offering monthly training to parents and community childcare providers on quality issues.