Health, Safety & Nutrition


Health, Safety & Nutrition is one of the 12 content areas in the WI Core Competencies for Professionals Working with Young Children & Their Families.

It is important that professionals work in partnership with families & community partners to provide safe, healthy & active opportunities and experiences. This includes a comprehensive & inclusive approach to learning and development that recognizes the interrelationships among health, mental health, safety, nutrition, physical activity, & the ability of a child to learn and grow in the context of family & community.


Updated 5/17/16

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