Child Care Providers

child care providers

Child care providers are important allies in making sure Vermont kids are safe and healthy. Find health information, resources and requirements especially for child care providers.

Information for You

Mumps is a contagious viral illness that causes fever and swelling of the salivary glands. The best way to be protected from mumps is to be vaccinated.

Ehrlichiosis is a disease caused by an infection with Ehrlichia bacteria. The bacteria are transmitted by the bite of a lone star tick, and may also be transmitted through blood transfusions.

If you are maintaining or renovating a building or structure that was built before 1978, lead-safe work practices are required by the Vermont Lead Law and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

There are key resources for health professionals related to Vermont’s infants and young children. Find resources from Bright Futures, Help Me Grow, Child Care Wellness Consultants, Children's Integrated Services and more.

Each year an estimated 48 million cases of foodborne illness occur in the U.S.—the equivalent of one in six Americans.

Increasing physical activity and access to healthy diet choices are important in reducing the impact of chronic disease.

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