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Growing Up Healthy

Dear Mom and Dad- How Baby Grows & Eats/ Querido Papa y Mama:

4 to 6 Months
4 a 6 Meses

7 a 9 Meses

1 to 3 Years Old

 

4 to 5 Years Old


Dear Mom and Dad - Discipline 6 Months to 2 Years / Querido Mama y Papa- Disciplina 6 Mese a 2 Anos 
Dear Mom and Dad Discipline 1 to 5 Years Old

Newborn Danger Signs

Developmental Questionnaire
Toilet Training
Helping Your Child Learn and Grow


Breastfeeding & Nutrition

Feeding Plan for Baby
How to Make Formula 
Is My Baby Getting Enough Breastmilk? 
Breastmilk is the World's Best Baby Food
Pumping and Milk Storage
Women, Infants & Children Supplemental Food Program (WIC) - Serves low-income pregnant or breastfeeding women, and infants and children to five years of age
Public Health Nursing Home Visits - Health information, counseling and teaching about infant care, growth and development
Public Health Nutrition Consultations - Counseling and teaching


Safety

Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program

Is Your Baby's Crib Safe?
Safe Sleep for Your Baby (MDCH)

Car Seat Inspections  

Car Seat Safety

Consumer Safety & Product Recalls

Secondhand Smoke

Choking

Healthy Homes Checklist

Bike Safety

Shaken Baby Syndrome
Poison Control


Protecting Against Disease

Handwashing 
Immunizations 
Communicable Disease Fact Sheets
CD Reference Chart
 

Other Helpful Resources

Department of Human Services
Oakland Family Services
Family/ Parenting Programs in Oakland County

4C- Oakland County Childcare Coordinating Council- Find quality childcare and family resources

Children's Special Health Care Services - Financial help for families of children with chronic health problems or disabilities
Nurse On Call - Ask a public health nurse about resources or information about health issues
Dental Program - For low income residents of Oakland County without dental insurance

Hearing and Vision - Screening and referrals

Catholic Social Services
Early On - For children ages 0-3 who have a developmental delay
Oakland Family Services
Healthy Kids/MIChild
- health insurance for kids
Oakland Livingston Human Service Agency

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