Parents & Caregivers

two Vermont moms with their two little boys

Parents and caregivers keep Vermonters of all ages healthy and safe. Find more information for people who care for the health of others.

Information for You

Our team of medical social workers are here to help children and families with special health needs, and the providers who care for them.

WIC in Vermont is administered by the Department of Health. WIC Nutrition Services are available throughout the state at our twelve Local Health Offices and smaller WIC clinic sites near you.

Domestic and sexual violence are serious, preventable public health issues that affect millions of Americans and thousands of Vermonters.

Here's how to find community-based alcohol and drug abuse prevention resources. Prevention staff in our 12 local health department offices around the state can help.

People who begin drinking before age 15 are four times more likely to develop alcohol dependence than those who begin drinking at 21. Learn more about alcohol use in Vermont.

Asthma treatment for a child or an adult will depend on the severity of their disease. The goal of treatment is to control the disease and prevent asthma attacks. An individualized asthma action plan is critical. 

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