In this short, documentary-style portrait, you’ll learn about the incredible work the Homeless Health Initiative (HHI) in Philadelphia does with families in transition and the health-care providers who serve them. Explore strategies both families and providers can use to ensure positive interactions and quality health care. Special thanks to Melissa Johnson, Karen Hudson, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia/Homeless Health Initiative, and Peoples Emergency Center in Philadelphia, PA.
My Whole Healthy Life: Meet Reignen
A video about the different ways a Native American child and his family stay healthy.
My Whole Healthy Life: Meet Wa.Sta.Tse
A video about the different ways a Native American child and her family stay healthy.
Chef Lily’s Tip: Roasting a Rainbow
A video about eating colorful roasted vegetables.
Elmo and Abby’s Check-up Play Date
Pretend play can help children “rehearse” situations that may frighten them.
S Is for Staying Healthy
Well visits are an opportunity to talk about how to help children grow and develop as healthily as possible.
Together with your health care team, you can make sure your little one is on track for growing and thriving.
A strong, healthy body is just one part of being healthy.