This webinar offers information about major environmental health issues and best practices for keeping settings safe and reducing those hazards.
As part of Head Start’s comprehensive services, every Head Start and Early Head Start program provides services to promote health, behavioral health, and safety for children and families. New and experienced health services staff can use these resources to learn more about health services and the role of health services staff. This topic area also includes professional development resources for health services staff, child care health consultants, and others who support health services across all early care and education settings.
Use these videos to acknowledge the hard work of Head Start program staff, and to help families learn more about the comprehensive Head Start health and early learning services.
This video introduces the Health Literacy Toolkit for Early Childhood Programs and its role in helping organizations become health literate and support positive health outcomes for children and families.
Child care health consultants (CCHCs) can collaborate with program leadership to support the health and safety of children, staff, and families. This webinar explains how CCHCs can ensure a healthy and safe start.
Watch this video to learn how child care health consultants can work with programs to share current nutrition and physical activity practices.
Head Start and other early childhood programs focused on health literacy can improve the well-being of children, families, and staff. This resource helps early childhood programs become health literate.
Learn about the unique support that child care health consultants (CCHCs) give to early childhood programs as staff manage children’s health conditions.
Watch this webinar recording to learn how your Health Services Advisory Committee (HSAC) can help you in navigating the ever-changing health concerns faced by children, families, and staff.
Child care health consultants (CCHCs) help programs implement strategies to promote the physical and mental health of staff. This webinar discusses ways to create an environment that supports your staff’s well-being.
In this chapter in the Health Manager Orientation Guide, learn about the role of the health manager in medication administration.