COVID-19 and Children with Special Health Care Needs: Child Care Health Consultants (CCHCs) Can Help

Office of Head Start National Center logo
  • June 3, 2021 - 2:00pm
  • Online

Attend this webinar to explore how child care health consultants (CCHCs) can address the impact of COVID-19 on children with chronic health conditions. Discover how CCHCs can help staff and families understand and apply COVID-19 risk reduction recommendations, such as wearing masks and navigating remote health care appointments. Kimberly Clear-Sandor, MSN, RN, FNP, CCHC lead, senior training, and technical assistance associate, National Center on Health, Behavioral Health, and Safety (NCHBHS), and Amanda Warnow, RN, MPH, CCHC, California Childcare Health Program, will present.

Topics for the webinar include: 

  • Reviewing COVID-19 risk reduction strategies and how they affect children with special health care needs
  • Exploring the health impact of COVID-19 on children with special health care needs
  • Exploring how CCHCs support children with chronic health conditions, using asthma as a case study

Select the link to register:

Date:  Thursday, June 3, 2021
Time:  2–3 p.m. ET