EVENT: Oakdale, Minnesota
Northside is located in the heart of North Minneapolis, which is one of the poorest areas in all of MN. They provide innovative programs for children of all ages, as well as parenting classes.
Early childhood education programs, early prevention and intervention services, family visiting, parent programming and school-based counselors available. Education uses Creative Curriculum, formal assessment using Ages and Stages Questionnaire, Teaching Strategies Gold, development of individual education and family service plans, out-of-school time program for school-age children, supportive services for children and families.
Additional services include on-site occupational, speech and physical therapy offered by Capernaum Pediatric Therapy.
Mission Statement: Northside Child Development Center provides family-focused events, parent education, parent support groups and extensive family visiting. Individual family service plans are developed during home visits to identify and respond to barriers that may interfere with parents’ efforts to work and care for their children.