Child care health consultants can help early care and education programs find ways to address dental care in young children. Learn how to apply strategies and use resources to promote children’s oral health.
Child care health consultants can help families and staff understand the effects of oral health on children’s overall health and development.
These materials in Spanish and English provide information about dental visits, fluoride, nutrition, oral health care, oral hygiene, and safety.
Caregivers/teachers should promote good oral hygiene through learning activities including the habit of regular tooth brushing.
Motivational interviewing is a collaborative conversation to learn about and strengthen an individual’s motivation for changing behavior.
The Office of Head Start NCH oral health forms are important records of a pregnant woman’s or child’s dental visit.