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Child Health

Medicaid Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment (EPSDT) Fact Sheet

National Health Law Program

This fact sheet presents information on why the EPSDT program was implemented as well as information about the program's success in screening and treating eligible children.

Community Health Status Indicators (CHSI) Report

US Department of Health and Human Services

This report provides an overview of key health indicators for local communities to encourage dialogue about actions that can be taken to improve a community's health.

The State of America's Children 2008

Children's Defence Fund

This report is a compilation of the most recent and reliable national and state-by-state data on poverty, health, child welfare, youth at risk, early childhood development, education, nutrition and

A Guide to Resources for Creating, Locating, and Using Child and Youth Indicator Data

Child Trends and Kids Count

This guide provides brief descriptions of data and information resources available to those who work in the child and youth indicators field.

Building Success, Leading Change: Stories of Healthy School Environments

American Association of School Administrators

In this publication, two districts share their successes of using superintendent leadership and collaboration to create healthy school environments conducive to learning.


U.S. Government Printing Office

This report provides an accessible collection of well-being indicators from official statistics across topics.

2008 Kids Count Data Book

The Annie E. Casey Foundation

This 19th annual KIDS COUNT Data Book provides national and state-by-state information and statistical trends on the conditions of America

Overweight and Obesity

Georgetown University

This resource is an electronic guide to recent resources about the prevention, identification, management, and treatment of overweight and obesity in children and adolescents in homes, schools, and

National Association of School Nurses

National Association of School Nurses

This Web site offers educational campaign resources for parents, schools, and communities on topics like prescription drug abuse and provides toolkits on promoting non violence, environmental healt