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Program Overview

Child Care Health Consultant Program

A free, voluntary child care health consultation program is available to all out-of-home child care providers in Indiana. Health professionals are available to providers as a support resource for multiple health and nutrition issues. Consultants are available by email or phone to provide educational information. Topics include:

  • Immunizations
  • Communicable diseases and sanitation
  • Nutrition and physical activity
  • Mental health information

For more information, please contact Chief Nurse Consultant
      Nancy Ward, RN at nancy.ward@fssa.in.gov (preferred)
      Telephone number: 877-511-1144

Providers may also download child care educational fact sheets and policy templates.