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National City Public Library's LLABS:
The WOW! (Words on Wheels) Mobile

An outreach program of the California Family and Children’s Commission, the California State Library, and National City Public Library

Delivering family literacy services and other related information to hard to reach and serve families & care providers with children 0-5

Project partners:
National City Collaborative
National School District
Children's Hospital
San Diego County Children and Families Commission
San Diego County Health and Human Services

Vehicle Stops:
Otis School
Park View Apartments
Harbison Head Start
Highland Head Start
Park Villa Apartments
Olivewood School
Plaza Head Start
Palmer Way School
Plaza Manor
Kimball Family Resource Center/School
National City Head Start
Euclid Family Resource Center/Child Development Center
National City Park Apartments
La Escuelita Head Start
El Toyon School
Ira Harbison School
Las Palmas School
Laurel Lane Apartments
Q Avenue Family Resource Center
Central School

Project Highlights:
Workshops have been presented on parenting skills, lead poisoning, immunization requirements, school readiness preparation, health care enrollment and asthma.
Workshop presenters have included Parents As Teachers educators, Children's Hospital Nurse Practitioners, County Health Nurse Practitioners and Community Outreach Workers, American Lung Association Health Educators, and National School District staff.

Contact Person:
Monica O'Hara (619) 336-4207
Dee Gonsalves (619) 336-4362
National City Public Library
200 E. 12th Street
National City CA 91950
literacy@sdcoe.k12.ca.us

 

 

 

 

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