Learn the ABCs of Routine Back-to-School Checkups with Florida KidCare

Let’s face it: Balancing back-to-school season and healthy habits can be hard for busy parents. But it doesn’t have to be! By following the ABCs of routine checkups, you can make sure your child’s health and wellness are a top priority going into the new school year. •Aim to schedule your child’s annual checkup before they head back to school. •Bring any medical documents for school that must be signed by your child’s pediatrician. •Check … Read more

Summer Break Spot Program provides meals at no cost to children 18 and under

To help ensure that Florida children have access to wholesome meals during summer break, the Florida Department of Agriculture & Consumer partners with schools and organizations to provide free meals to kids and teens from low-income areas. The Summer Break Spot Program provides meals at no cost to children 18 and under, while schools are closed for the summer. There are several ways to find a Summer Break Spot site: • Dial 2-1-1 • Text … Read more

Hurricane Preparedness

For our Volusia County community, the following links are information from the County of Volusia. Residents may call 866-345-0345 for storm-related information, sandbags, disaster preparation, and community resources. Volusia County Evacuation Zone Map Disaster Supply Kit Checklist Shelter Information Pet Planning   For our Flagler County community, please use the following links from the County of Flagler. All residents are encouraged to sign up for the ALERTFlagler notification system to receive important emergency information year round. Disaster Preparedness … Read more

Checklist for Choosing Quality Childcare

Finding the right child care option for your family is crucial for your child’s development. Follow these tips to make sure you make the best decision for your child. Then use the checklist on the back when you’re touring centers! Choosing Quality Childcare Escojer Cuidado Infantil de Buena Calidad