With support from Help Me Grow National, we strengthened our relationship with the Stony Brook Hospital Women, Infant, and Children (WIC) sites, resulting in a 400% increase in referrals for mothers with young children.
We worked with Bethany House, a shelter for women and children, to train their staff to support child development and provide developmental screening to the children they serve.
Developmental and Social Emotional Screening in Child Care
Docs for Tots led several cohorts of child care providers in an ongoing Long Island Learning Collaborative in conjunction with the Child Care Councils of Nassau and Suffolk. Read here about the past trainings, and how to sign up for a free future training.
This training was exceptional! I learned so much from the “leaders” of this cohort… I have done developmental checklists in my child care center before but the ASQ3 and ASQSE bring it to the next level and include the parents… I am so excited to bring this to my center in the New Year!
Child care provider in a recent training session
We published our first HMG-LI Annual Reportsummarizing the data collected over a year.
Thanks to all those that participated in the October 20 Lunch & Learn virtual event presented by Help Me Grow New York State (HMG . . . Read More
Quality early childhood education settings have great potential to transform our nation’s health.
Docs for Tots works to ensure children’s healthy development and future success. We bring together children’s doctors and communities to promote practices, policies and investments in children from prenatal to age five.