Monday, April 28, 2008

CDC Offers New Information for Parents and Caregivers: "Learn the Signs. Act Early"

A public awareness campaign to educate parents and other caregivers about the first five years of childhood development is available at The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's "Learn the Signs Act Early" section of their website. The new information is including early warning signs of autism and other developmental disorders, and encourages developmental screening and intervention. There are free resources, including fact sheets, milestone checklists, posters, growth charts, and flyers. All materials are free and are available in both English and Spanish.

For more information, please visit: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Check out the Resource Box on right hand side of their page.

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