Partnering with California's Early Care and Education Community to Prevent Childhood Obesity

The Partnering with California’s Early Care and Education Community to Prevent Childhood Obesity Guidebook (ECE Guidebook) provides an overview of California’s ECE environment that can help guide public health professionals in engaging with ECE partners.


Specifically, the ECE Guidebook assists public health professionals such as health educators, registered dietitians, nurses, and others in understanding ECE in California. It provides information about the ECE landscape, funding, laws, best practices, advocacy, and quality improvement. It builds on existing strategies to reduce childhood obesity and provides ideas for collaboration.