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Childcare.gov

ChildCare.gov links parents, child care providers, researchers, policymakers and the general public with Federal Government sponsored child care and early learning information and resources.

Review Date: October 29, 2012

U.S. General Services Administration

Community Services Locator for Children and Families

The Community Services Locator is designed to help service providers and families find available national, state, and local resources that can address child and family needs.

Review Date: December 09, 2012

Maternal and Child Health Library

Day Care: Choosing a Good Center

Whether you are considering a commercial day care center or one in someone's home, you should check it out carefully. This handout gives you a list of questions to get started.

Review Date: December 15, 2014

American Academy of Family Physicians

Everyday Preventive Actions that Help Fight Germs, Like Flu- (PDF)

Discover the steps you can take to help slow the spread of flu and other germs, such as frequent hand washing and avoiding close contact with sick people.

Review Date: October 29, 2012

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - CDC
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Grandparents Raising Grandchildren - Child Welfare Information Gateway

If you are a raising a grandchild, learn how to provide the best possible care for your grandchildren while still preserving your own health and well-being.

Review Date: December 17, 2014

Child Welfare Information Gateway

Help for You and Your Family

Find links to a variety of financial and support resources available for families, refugees, Native Americans, individuals with developmental disabilities, youth and more.

Review Date: December 21, 2012

Office of Child Care, Administration for Children and Families

Parenting the First Year

In this set of 12 newsletters, find out from child development experts the normal changes that babies undergo during each month of the first year.

Review Date: December 01, 2014

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Parenting the Second and Third Years

Being a parent gets more exciting as your toddler learns to talk, play with you and others, and make decisions. In this set of 12 newsletters, find out from child development experts the typical stages toddlers go through during their second and third years of life.

Review Date: February 12, 2013

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Renovate Right- (PDF)

Read this important lead hazard information for families, child care providers and schools.

Review Date: December 01, 2014

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

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