A trained public health nurse is available to provide monthly consultation for licensed child care providers serving children ages birth to three.
Consultants can offer assistance on a variety of topics, such as:
- Brain development
- Communicable disease
- Environmental safety
- Social-emotional issues
- Oral health
- Sleep patterns and positions
- Speech, hearing and vision
Consultants can also assist with identifying and linking child care providers with training and other important resources.
For more information contact the Health Department at (360) 875-9343 or (360) 642-9349.