Oral health providers maintain and improve the oral health of pregnant women and children. Learn how they can help Head Start staff achieve their oral health goals.
In this guide, learn what a dental periodicity schedule is and the Head Start Program Performance Standards about oral exams.
Use this tip sheet to understand the purpose, timing, and goals of the newborn visit. Early Head Start staff will also find strategies for making the most of the visit.
Program staff and families are encouraged to explore all of the Head Start Program Performance Standards related to oral health.