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A0B5840541572AED872582C6005F7CAC Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For UPDATE FROM THE COLORADO DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENT

INTERIM COMMITTEE  EARLY CHILDHOOD AND SCHOOL READINESS
Date Jul 10, 2018      
Location HCR 0112



Update from the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment - Committee Discussion Only


11:22:59 AM  
Erin Ulric, Deputy Director, Prevention
Services Division of the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
(department), came to the table to begin her presentation [Attachment F].
 She spoke about several of the department's programs that pertain
to early childhood and school readiness, including the "I am Moving,
I am Learning" curriculum, which is a teacher-led physical education
curriculum; the "9 Ways to Grow Healthy Colorado Kids" campaign;
the department's recommendations pertaining to breastfeeding, developmental
screening, immunizations, and maternal mental health; the Child Fatality
Prevention System; the Essentials for Childhood program; Women, Infants,
and Children (WIC) supplemental nutrition services; the Child and Adult
Care Food Program; and statewide family-planning initiatives.  She
answered questions from the committee.






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