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!

Children's Oral Health Month

February is Children Oral Health Month! Oral health is linked to overall health and it is important as parents and providers that we support children in brushing teeth and learn more about the importance of oral health. By creating systems and routines at home and at child care facilities, children can learn best practices of oral health. Children who do have active cavities or dental infections have compromised immunity systems and health. In addition children's dental issue can hurt and make it hard for children to eat healthy food such as carrots and apples. Here are some important things to keep in mind! Baby teeth matter! Good oral health matters even for young children. Brush twice a d

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San Rafael, CA 94903 

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