Program staff and families are encouraged to explore all of the Head Start Program Performance Standards related to oral health.
In the Embracing Health and Wellness series, learn about current research topics. Explore best practices and safety tips for Head Start and child care programs.
These resource materials can help families learn about oral health for pregnant women, infants and young children. Topics include dental visits, fluoride, nutrition, oral health care, oral hygiene, and safety and emergency first aid.
Find practical tips for Head Start staff and parents for promoting good oral health, and recipes for a healthy snack.
This series of handouts for pregnant women and parents of infants and young children provides simple tips on oral health issues.
The tip sheet provides oral health best practices for infants, toddlers, and young children. Review information on how to handle basic oral health emergencies.
Here is information for Head Start staff and others on oral diseases and injury prevention.