HEALTHY EATING ACTIVE LIVING

What is HEAL?

The Marin Countywide Healthy Eating Active Living (HEAL) Initiative brings together residents and community partners from throughout Marin to create a road map to improve community health. We are pleased to announce we have received a grant from the Marin Community Foundation for HEAL work with families and providers enrolled in our Access to Quality Child Care program. This program focuses on policies, systems and practices to support HEAL work in child care and support quality. Other opportunities include: more training  for the provider community, on-site work with specialists in different areas, garden and nutrition education and much more!

New California Car Seat Law in effect starting January 1st 2017

The California Department of Public Health has put out a new addition to their car seat law. This new law goes into effect is January 1st 2017 and requires all children under the age of two (or 40 pound or at least 40 inches tall) to be in a rear facing car seat. There are significant penalties and fines for not following this new law including fines upward to $500. Reason for this change: Rear-facing is 5 times safer then forward facing car seats It is recommended by the American Academy of pediatrics For more information, please California Department of Public Heal: visit cdph.ca.gov/vosp Download Brochures: http://www.cdph.ca.gov/HealthInfo/injviosaf/Documents/CPS-Bro-REV0614.pdf http://w

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