California School Nurses Organization
CSNO was founded in the 1950’s for the purpose of promoting and strengthening the role of school nurses in the educational community.
National Association of School Nurses
The National Association of School Nurses is a non-profit specialty nursing organization incorporated in 1979, which represents school nurses exclusively
American School Health Association
Promoting the health of our nation’s youth.
Healthy School, Healthy Youth
A program of the National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
First 5 Kern
“Making the first years count.”
Kern County Network for Children
KCNC works to protect and enrich the lives of children in Kern County through the committment of all community partners by helping to build and sustain healthy families.
Resource Directory – Kern County Department of Human Services Resource Directory of Community Service Providers
Directorio de Recursos – Directorio de Recursos de Proveedores de Servicios en la Comunidad del Departamento de Servicios Humanos del Condado de Kern
Kern County Public Health Services Department
“Public Health is the science of caring for and improving the health of communities through education, encouraging healthy lifestyles, and the studying of disease and injury prevention”
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Below are some of the services available:
Immunizations – offered to children, adolescents and adults at low or no cost
Child Health and Disability Prevention Program (CHDP) – offers periodic preventive health assessments and services to eligible low income children from birth to 19 years and children on Medi-Cal from birth to 21 years.
- Childhood Obesity Prevention Program
- Oral health (Dental) Program
- Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program
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