Click on the links below to access information on:
Tips to Support Your Teens Graduating from High School
HEADS UP Concussion Fact Sheet for Parents
The Flu: A Guide for Parents
HPV Vaccine is Cancer Prevention!
Vaping: What Parents Need to Know
Talk with Your Teen About E-Cigarettes: A Tip Sheet for Parents
NIH Article - 'Vaping Popular Among Teens'
Boston Globe Article - 'Juuling: The Most Widespread Phenomenon You've Never Heard Of'
Big Tobacco is Sweet Talking Our Kids
Big Tobacco Targets Kids - Info on Dissolvable Tobacco
Do you have health insurance needs?
Click on a link below for more information on programs available from the State.
Children's Medical Security Plan
Do you need help and don't know where to turn?
Mass 2-1-1 is an easy to remember telephone number that connects callers to information about critical health and human services available in their community.
Click here to access information on Mass 2-1-1
MASSTART (Massachusetts Technology Assistance Resource Team) is a free program providing services for children with special health care needs and who may be assisted by medical technology in the school setting.
Click here for more information.
WIC Information - from MA DPH
The impact of food insecurity can be detrimental to a child's ability to concentrate and learn in school. The Massachusetts Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Nutrition Program, Free/Reduced Breakfast and Lunch Programs, and Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), make it possible for children to have nutritious food in these difficult times.
Please click here for more information.