Prevention Tools and Programs
Unintentional, preventable injuries are the leading killer of children in the United States. Unfortunately, more children die from injuries that could have been prevented than from all diseases combined. Whether you are a parent, educator, coach or caregiver, knowing how to keep your environment safe could save the life of a child. The following resources, programs and information are designed to educate you on safe practices to prevent unnecessary injuries.
Norton Prevention & Wellness provides information and programs to keep your family safe and prevent injuries, including:
Coming out is not a one-time event for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer/questioning and intersex children and teens. It’s a journey of understanding, acknowledging and sharing one’s sexual orientation and/or gender identity with others. It […]Read Full Story
For parents, a child’s eating habits can be a concern from infancy through the teen years and even adulthood. From the picky toddler who will eat only a specific food for days on end, to […]Read Full Story
Jay spent the start of summer glued to his Xbox. When his mom brought him to Healthy Living Workshops, a wellness series sponsored by Kohl’s Cares and held by Norton Children’s Prevention & Wellness at […]Read Full Story