Institute for Childhood Preparedness to Speak at Head Start California's Health Institute
For nearly two decades, Head Start California's Health Institute has been a vital platform for health and nutrition professionals in the field of early childhood education. This year, the annual Health Institute promises to be a significant event, featuring experts, workshops, and valuable resources for all attendees.
The Institute for Childhood Preparedness is honored to be speaking at this event - Andy Roszak, our Executive Director, will be presenting "Creating a Culture of Safety and Security in Early Childhood Education," on Monday, November 6, 2023, from 2:45pm to 4:15pm.
The Significance of the Health Institute
This conference is designed to equip health managers, consultants, and staff with the tools and strategies they need not only to survive but to thrive in the face of challenges. This year, the conference will offer a wealth of opportunities, including keynote sessions, over 20 workshops, community resource tables, a networking reception, and more.
Some of the key areas of focus include:
Safety and Security for Head Start Centers: Explore best practices and strategies to create a secure environment for young learners.
Mental Health and Trauma-Informed Care: Discover the importance of addressing mental health and trauma sensitively within the early childhood education context.
Nutrition & Food Services: Learn about the latest developments in nutrition and food services to ensure the well-being of the children and families you serve.
Providing Services to Pregnant Women: Understand the unique needs of expectant mothers and how to support them effectively.
Guidance for New Health Managers: For those just starting in the field, gain insights into the role and responsibilities of health managers in early childhood education.
We Hope to See You There!
The annual Health Institute is a fantastic opportunity to connect, learn, and grow as professionals in the field of early childhood education. We look forward to presenting at this extraordinary event - and seeing everyone in Santa Rosa, California, from November 6 to 8, 2023!
You can find more about this wonderful event by visiting the Head Start California's Health Institute website.