Parents & Caregivers

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Parents and caregivers keep Vermonters of all ages healthy and safe. Find more information for people who care for the health of others.

Information for You

Sometimes children need extra help to perform daily self-care skills. Children’s Personal Care Services may be available to help.

Caring for a baby or young child means thinking about the food you feed them, the time you spend reading, singing and playing games with them, and the things you do to keep them safe, healthy, and growing well.

Start your prenatal care as soon as you know you are pregnant. Getting regular checkups with your health care provider will help you have a healthy pregnancy and a healthy baby.

Many Vermont supervisory unions and school districts have created wellness teams to work on health related policies, procedures, programs, and activities.

National data shows that Vermont has one of the highest percentages of illicit (illegal) drug use in the country. Learn more about heroin and other illegal drug use in Vermont.

Find media, marketing and campaign materials available for download. Find more free information resources or order our materials at no cost from PEAR Vermont.

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