Family Fit Lifestyle and National Birth Defects Prevention Month
The month's sponsor, the National Birth Defects Prevention Network (NBDPN) is encouraging women to take important preventive steps: Plan ahead; Avoid harmful substances; Choose a healthy lifestyle; and Talk to your doctor. Check out the NBDPN website for resources to promote birth defects awareness and prevention
to families in your community.
Let us put our minds together and see what life we can make for our children. - Sitting Bull
All Lake County children will grow up in safe, supportive and healthy environments,
and enter school healthy and ready to learn.
Wally Holbrook, Chair
Superintendent of Schools
Ana Santana, Vice-Chair
Healthy Start-Highlands Campus
Jim Brown, Director
Department of Public Health
Carol Huchingson, Director Department of Social Services
Susan Jen, Director Health Leadership Network
Pam Klier, Kinder Teacher
Lakeport Elementary School
Laurie Daly, Ed.D. Professor of Early Childhood Education - Yuba College
First 5 Lake will inspire and promote healthy,
safe, happy, and family-centered experiences
for children 0 - 5 through partnerships with
local families and service providers.