Use this fact sheet to learn about the signs and symptoms of trauma. Find out how to support affected children.
In this overview, learn about the impact of trauma and adverse childhood experiences on children's development.
Explore this tip sheet to find questions to engage families about kindergarten readiness. Learn about suggested actions health services staff may take to help children transition to kindergarten.
Explore this tip sheet to learn about oral health’s role in overall health and learning. Discover the Head Start Program Performance Standards related to oral health and your state dental periodicity schedule.
Review the minimum health and safety standards for child care settings outside of the home. This tool covers eight content areas from Caring for Our Children Basics and can strengthen health and safety practices.
In this toolkit, explore ways to include required health and safety training in state professional development systems.
Bed bugs are small, reddish-brown insects about the size of an apple seed. Questions about them are common in early education settings. Learn how to identify bed bugs and what to do if you have them in your program.
Caring for Our Children Basics represents the minimum health and safety standards necessary where children are cared for outside of their home. These standards seek to reduce the redundancy cross standards with multiple funding streams.