To provide information, support and education to childcare
providers in order to promote wellness, prevent disease,
foster best practice recommendations and to enhance
the quality of the caregiving environment.
Who: Consultation is provided by a team of public health
nurses with pediatric experience and specialized training
in childcare health issues.
How: Individual onsite visits and phone
consultation. Training to groups on request. The consultation
is an approved STARS
What: Topics that may be addressed include:
Development and Review of Health Policies
Prevention of Communicable Disease
Infant and Child Development
Nutrition and Mealtime Behaviors
Environment and Playground Safety
Special Needs Care Plans
Cost: $35.00 per hour for onsite contact
$50.00 per hour for trainings and/or presentations
Contact: Alexis Cardinal, RN or Judy Ziels, RN
Childcare Health Consultation Coordinators
Sylvia Fragner R.N. M.N.
Parent/Child Program Supervisor
1500 N. State St.
Bellingham, WA 98225