Links & Resources

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Pools and Child Care Facilities (pdf)
Wading Pool Consent Form  (pdf)
Swimming Pool Consent Form  (pdf)


Forest Lake Area Partnership for Families (FLAPF)

Fare for All Express

PACER Center

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)

Shaken Baby Syndrome

For more information, contact the Minnesota Child Passenger Safety Program at:

Seasonal Flu and H1N1 Flu
For information about the seasonal flu and H1N1 flu, click on the links below. 
There are several tool kits to review and share with parents to help you all protect those in your care.


MDH Recommendations for Response to Influenza for Childcare and
Early Childhood Programs (Pre-K)

The H1N1 and Seasonal influenza topics were merged into one:  Influenza.  The Center for Disease Control (CDC) made a similar change.  Most of us have no way to determine which kind of illness we have or are treating.  This puts all the information in one place.  View the lists that pertain to you.  We've left the other links available in case you wish to research them.

Link to this basic fact sheet.  It will be updated weekly and translated into several languages.

Novel H1N1 Flu:  Protecting Yourself and Your Community

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