Health and Safety

Many parents, old and new, have questions about how to keep their children safe and healthy. Here you will find web resources to help you prepare for and prevent medical and other emergency situations. You might also want to take some time to review the online resources here and in the Preparing for Parenthood at NYU section of this site for general information on health and nutrition for children and families.

Resources to find a health care provider that can help you care for your child.

No parent wants their child to face an emergency situation, but being prepared can help families respond quickly and calmly.

Inform yourself about training opportunities and recommended first aid procedures.

Taking steps to prevent injuries and illness at home can help keep your family safe and protected.