Smart StartRichmond County
Richmond County Partnership for Children in North Carolina

Health-Related Programs

Richmond County Partnership for Children funds programs to reduce health risks, identify children with unmet health concerns and help young children obtain the services they need to be successful.

Child Care Health Consultant
Gives technical assistance by registered nurses to all licensed child-care facilities in Richmond County (who provide care for more than 1,600 children) to ensure good health among children birth to age 5. Provides workshops on topics such as sanitation, infectious or contagious diseases, nutrition, emergency preparedness, special health care needs and medication dispensing, facility health and safety policies.

Richmond County Health Department