BEAN is your go-to hub for parenting resources and tools in Butler County, Kansas. BEAN promotes positive social-emotional development in children, and believes that social-emotional development is just as important as physical development. BEAN is your parent network for giving you the resources and tools you need to promote social-emotional readiness for your child!
Here are just some of the things we do:
*Promote universal social-emotional development screening for children 2 months through 5 years. Click here to take the screen now!
*If your child screens as potentially in need of additional services or resources, BEAN provides individual follow-up to help point parents in the right direction through assistance with referrals to community services, or sharing available resources and tools.
*Links parents to early childhood news, education, resources, and services available in Butler County and parts of Wichita, KS.
*Provides post-natal depression screens to new and expectant mothers, with resources on where to go if you need help.
Looking for qualified childcare providers, ages 16+! Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if interested. This is provided by South Central Mental Health Counseling Center.
Childcare providers needed to provide supervision to children ages 0-17 during parenting group sessions in various cities of Butler County, KS. This is a contracted position with SCMHCC, rate of $10 per hour, up to 8 hours per week depending on parenting group schedule. Days of week vary depending on offerings of parenting group, all times will be weekdays from 5:45pm-8:15pm. Tuesday availability is preferred. Duties include, but are not limited to, assisting with setup and clean up for group, providing games and activities for children, and interacting with children of all behavior and functioning levels.