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Environmental Health in Early Childhood Systems Building: Opportunities for States

The National Center for Children in Poverty (NCCP) has published a new paper which discusses some of the environmental hazards that threaten young children inside and nearby home and/or early child

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Multicultural Newsroom

The RWJF Multicultural Newsroom offers a variety of health-related resources for journalists whose coverage primarily serves African American and Latino audiences.

Georgetown University National Center for Cultural Competence (NCCC)

The mission of NCCC at the Georgetown University Center for Child and Human Development is to increase the capacity of health care and mental health care programs to design, implement, and evaluate

Circles of Care: Creating Models of Care for American Indian and Alaska Native Youth

In the winter 2010 issue of their newsletter, SAMHSA featured Circles of Care, a program that supports tribal communities in developing culturally appropriate strategies to address the behavioral a

Building Early Childhood Systems in a Multi-Ethnic Society: An Overview of BUILD

The BUILD Initiative is producing a series of briefs on diversity and equity to help fill a knowledge and communication gap in developing early childhood systems for a multi-ethnic society.

The Culturally Effective Care Toolkit

The American Academy of Pediatrics released this practical, hands-on resource to help practicing pediatricians and their office staff provide culturally effective care to their patients and familie

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Web site

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Web site provides resources for professionals and families on protecting unborn children, infants and pregnant women including infection control and i