CCHP writes for an audience of child care providers, parents, trainers, and child care health consultants. Our materials are supported by trusted sources of health and safety advice, including the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), California Department of Public Health (CDPH), Caring for Our Children (CFOC), and the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP).

Safer Cleaning, Sanitizing, and Disinfecting Products

Many cleaning and disinfecting products have chemicals that could be harmful. When cleaning your...

Managing Diabetes in Child Care Programs

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Diabetes and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) The ADA is a federal law that protects...

Diabetes in the Child Care Setting

diabetes test kit
What is diabetes? Diabetes is a health condition where the body has trouble getting energy from...

Choosing Quality Child Care

Child care provider reading to 3 children
Why is quality child care important for children? Quality child care programs promote the emotional...