February is National Children’s Dental Health Month. Oral health is an important component of a child’s overall health and well-being.View Post
KidsFlash and Children's Campaign Updates
The Colorado Children's Campaign keeps you up-to-date on the latest developments in research, policy and advocacy efforts that affects Colorado kids.
Our KidsFlash newsletter includes updates from the Children's Campaign, action alerts, and fresh analysis about child health, early childhood, youth success, family economic prosperity and more. During the legislative session, KidsFlash also serves as a resource to help track important legislation and policies affecting Colorado's kids.
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The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) is seeking public comments on their proposed rule, FNS-2022-0043: Child Nutrition Programs: Revisions to Meal Patterns Consistent with the 2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans.View Post
The Colorado Maternal Mental Health Collaborative and Framework has compiled multiple resources to spotlight the landscape of Black maternal mental health and the importance of recognizing the unique challenges Black women and birthing people face when seeking care.View Post
The Youth Partnership for Health (YPH) is a youth advisory council for state, local, and community stakeholders – and it is recruiting new members. If you are a parent, caregiver, or educator to kids ages 13-19, make sure to share information about the YPH with them!View Post
We are officially a third of the way through the 2023 legislative session. So far, more than 400 bills and resolutions have been introduced at the Capitol, and policy changes are making their way through the legislative process.View Post
Colorado can alleviate some of the pressure on families and reproductive health providers by investing in a program that is proven to work: the Family Planning Program at the Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment (CDPHE). Join the Action Alert today!View Post
The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) is seeking public comments on a proposed rule that updates food packages for WIC enrollees to better meet their dietary needs.View Post
The deadline for Colorado families to apply for Universal Preschool (UPK) has been extended to Feb. 24. In addition, applications have reopened for families that have already applied so that they can reevaluate their choices and make sure they select the provider that best meets their needs.View Post