Resources for Parents/Guardians

Check here periodically for helpful articles and websites addressing topics of interest to parents and guardians

Healthy Food Choices for Children

Working together, let’s support healthy eating habits at all ages. Good foods grow good bodies. For nutrition and food information for all ages, here are two good U.S. Department of Agriculture websites:

Protecting Children from the Sun

Good skin care habits start young.  Science suggests that the effects of sun exposure accumulate over a person’s life.  Even a few serious sunburns as a child can increase a person’s risk of cancer in later life.  Here are two helpful websites, one from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention, and the other from the American Academy of Pediatrics: