A program of Lutheran Social Services in western North Dakota and Lakes & Prairies Community Action Partnership in eastern North Dakota

Health & Safety Resources

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Protecting the health and well-being of children, staff, and families is an important component of a child care program. The Health Consultants at Child Care Aware® of North Dakota provide information and training on a variety of topics to help child care providers create and maintain a healthy environment for the children in their care.

Caring for Our Children s a recomended resource that describes best practices, developments and evaluations of the health and safety of children in all types of early care and education settings. It was developed through the collaborative efforts of the American Academy of Pediatics, the American Public Health Association, and the National Resource Center for Health and Safety in Chlidcare and Early Education.

Click on links to key health and safety resources below. You can also search and register for additional health and safety trainings by visiting the Child Care Aware® of North Dakota Training Center. Contact your regional Child Care Aware® Health Consultant if you have specific questions or need additional information.