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Health Services General Statement


NOCAC Child Development provides high-quality health, oral health, mental health, and nutrition services.


  1. NOCAC Head Start and Early Head Start (HS/EHS) provides high-quality health, oral health, mental health and nutrition services that are developmentally, culturally, and linguistically appropriate that supports each child’s growth and school readiness.
  2. NOCAC HS/EHS establishes and maintains a Health Services Advisory Committee that includes HS/EHS parents, professionals and other volunteers from the community.

Forms and Additional Guidance:

This policy complies with the following

Head Start Program Performance Standard:    1302.40
ODJFS Child Care Manual:    
CACFP Regulation:    
Caring for Our Children:    
Other Sources:    


Effective Date:   8/7/17 Reviewed Date:   6/16/22
Approved By Policy Council:   8/7/17 Revision Approved By Policy Council:    
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