about SRP | news | contact us      
 

SRP Services
Accomplishments
Early Care & Education
Parent Learning
Healthcare

why it matters
local services

Nurse Home Visiting
 

 

 

 

 

 
Healthcare

Why It Matters

Physical, social and academic growth work together and depend on one another to develop a healthy child who is an active learner. No one kind of growth is more important than another.

For example, a lack of adequate sleep negatively affects a child's ability to pay attention and learn. In this example, physical health influences cognitive (academic) learning.

Therefore, any initiative aiming to fully support healthy child development must include activities to foster all three kinds of growth and learning.

 

Good nutrition helps a child grow healthy and strong.

Learn what foods baby is ready for and get meal ideas from Born Learning.

 

Lack of adequate sleep can affect a child's ability to learn and retain what they are taught.
 

Kid's Page | Programs | Resource Library | Events | FAQs | For Providers | Home
About SRP | News | Contact Us