Mental Health

Promoting Staff and Family Well-being

Early learning programs can play a key role in helping children, families, and staff commit to finding ways to reduce stress in their lives. Programs can also create wellness strategies that promote both physical and mental well-being. In the resources below, learn ways to promote a culture of wellness for young children and the adults who care for them. Explore information around parental depression, a widespread mental health concern that affects the health and well-being of parents and their children.