Child Care Health Consultation Program

Mission

To provide child care and education professionals support training on health issues that may impact children in the ir care.

What we do

  • Provide health consultation services to children and staff at child care centers.
  • Evaluate health and safety practices of child care staff.FORM
  • Provide onsite assessments of indoor and outdoor environments, such as classrooms and playgrounds.
  • Help child care and education providers include children with special needs into their programs.
  • Promote developmentally-appropriate environments and practices.
  • Review and assess health records of children and staff.
  • Help develop health and safety policies and procedures.
  • Partner with child care centers, families, and healthcare providers.
  • Link children, families, and child care staff to community health and wellness resources.
  • Train child care staff to reduce rates of infectious diseases and injury.