Healthy Start

The Healthy Start Program has a Credentialed Healthy Start Consultant, which is a registered nurse. The consultant works with all the childcare sites and childcare providers in the counties of Bath, Menifee, Morgan, and Rowan. The consultant provides on-site consultations in the area of health, safety, and nutrition. The childcare centers are also provided with clock hours training, which is a requirement for the childcare providers to keep their jobs. This services is provided free of charge to any center that request the services. Along with all the services provided, the consultant also offers DECA program to evaluate children that may be having difficulty within the childcare settings. The healthy start program works closely with the state coordinator of the Healthy Start Program.