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Health & Safety

Health & Safety

Child taking eye exam

To keep the body in good health is a duty… otherwise we shall not be able to keep our minds strong and clear.


Good healthcare is important to your child's development. Head Start/Early Head Start/GSRP helps to ensure their health through the development of a healthcare program. This program will assist you in obtaining the required medical, dental, and immunization services.

Head Start and GSRP have slightly different requirements for Health and Dental visits.
Please click the appropriate links below.

Head Start Health Requirements

Head Start Frequently Asked Questions regarding Health Requirements.

GSRP Health Requirements

GSRP Frequently Asked Questions regarding Health Requirements.

Resource Links

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Healthy Children.org

Important Safety Rules to Teach Your Children

Kids Health

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services

Poison Control For expert medical advice call Poison Control at 1-800-222-1222.  Click the link for prevention tips.


These materials were developed in part through grants awarded by the Office of Head Start and Michigan Department of Lifelong Education, Advancement, and Potential.