Your Childs Health
One of the most important features of participating in Maine Home Visiting programs is gaining access to the best possible child health care information. The following links address some common health concerns you may have, including immunizations, child development, safety and finding a doctor near you. Please ask your home visitor for more information on applying for Maine Care.
HealthyChildren.org: Visit the Web site your pediatrician recommends. Backed by 60,000 American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) member physicians, HealthyChildren.org offers the most reliable, up-to-the-minute health advice for proactive parents and caregivers. Find expert information on more than 300 children's health topics, tips, tools, schedules, checklists, and much more
Maine WIC: This website provides information about Maine WIC, a nutrition program for thousands of Maine families. WIC provides all kinds of families with free nutrition advice, tips for staying healthy, recipes and resources for growing families. You'd be surprised who qualifies.
Find Health and safety information for parents of children birth to three at the Center for Disease Control