Childcare Providers Tools

Child with blocks Get Active Columbus
Online one-stop destination for resources, information, and fun where parents and kids can find the best neighborhood locations to get moving.

Healthy Weight for Young Children
Healthy Children, Healthy Weights educational materials are designed for parents of children ages birth – 5 years. The materials are available in English and Spanish. 

Healthy Children/Healthy Weights Classroom Tools
Tools for early childhood eating habits, being active and other tools to build the skills they need to maintain a healthy weight throughout their lives.

Influenza (Flu) Materials
Flu prevention and promotion of getting a flu vaccine every year. Includes brochures, posters, web tools and campaigns.

Pertussis (Whooping Cough) Education Materials
Whooping cough facts for parents and caregivers of infants and school children. 

Shigella and Diarrhea Spread Illness Prevention Materials
Developed for use in childcare settings and homes. They focus on handwashing and infection control.  

Wash Your Hands! Campaign
Posters, activities, resource listings and more promoting handwashing. Specific resources included for childcare providers and schools.