LDCAA-Early Head Start’s health and safety mission is to
enhance the health status of children
birth-3yrs., by promoting healthy family
functioning and promoting healthy prenatal
outcomes for pregnant women.
Our health program
Our health program promotes prevention, early intervention
and treatment. Parents are informed of the
benefits of prevention and health services available. We
also assist them and their families’ use of health
resources. The child’s health needs through use of the
EPSDT Schedule (physical examinations and evaluations.
It also assures health problems found are diagnosed and
treated early by their primary care physician.