Young Children: Priority One

Type of Committee: Service

Chair:

Jan Gordon

The Committee on Young Children: Priority One should implement projects for children, prenatal
through age five. Projects can address maternal and child health, childcare, early development,
nutrition, parenting education and support, advocacy, pediatric trauma, or safety. Popular projects
include encouraging literacy, assisting childcare and preschool programs, distributing the homesafety
checklist, conducting bicycle safety programs, and assisting with immunization programs