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Fact Sheet | Integrated Early Childhood Development

Friday, Jul 14, 2023

Our flagship integrated early childhood development program partnership, Moments That Matter® (MTM), is a direct response to the nurturing care imperative and long-term holistic parenting empowerment and targeted wraparound supports to families so that children (ages 0-3) have the start to life they need to develop to their full potential.

2021 Spotlight: Central America Emergency Food Relief and Resilience Project

Tuesday, Nov 08, 2022

COVID-19 compounded economic and social challenges in rural communities across Central America. In 2021, Episcopal Relief & Development and partners responded by providing 4.4 million meals to 28,000 people in four countries. Learn how implementing partners existing volunteer networks and long-standing community relationships helped to move the project beyond its original goal.

Moments That Matter® Impact Report 2018 – 2021

Tuesday, Oct 11, 2022

Moments That Matter® (MTM) is a community-based early childhood development and parenting empowerment program to improve the development, health, and economic outcomes for children aged 0-3. This 2018-2021 MTM Impact Report is a summary of the implementation research, which assessed Primary Caregivers’s knowledge and behavioral changes to responsive care and early learning in Kenya and Zambia.

African Population and Health Resource Center: Endline Summary Report, August 2021

Wednesday, Jul 06, 2022

This 2019 endline evaluation summary report highlights findings of the impact, process and cost-effectiveness of the community-based parenting empowerment programs in Kenya and Zambia. The evaluation assessed if the program increased Primary Caregivers’s adoption of high-impact behaviors to improve interactions with children, responsive care, early learning and safety and security.

How To: Host a Respite Space for Young Families | Waltham, MA

Wednesday, Nov 28, 2018

When a record snowstorm shut down everything, including schools, in a Massachusetts community for almost two weeks, the rector of a local parish opened her church to provide a space for children and their parents to gather for a much-needed break from their enforced isolation and to re-connect.

Ministering to Children After a Disaster (Grades K-5)

Monday, Jan 13, 2014

Young children (pre-K through 5th grade) can be particularly traumatized by the effects of a disaster. We can help them express and affirm their feelings of confusion, sadness, and anger while also reminding them how much they and all they love are still cared for by Jesus the Good Shepherd.