June is National Smile Month and with reports that nearly a quarter of 5 year olds in the UK have tooth decay, it couldn’t be more timely that new oral health guidance for Early Years has been released by Help For Early Years Providers.
The latest guidance on promoting good oral health in the Early Years includes:
- Helps practitioners meet the oral health requirement in the EYFS
- Explains the importance of good oral health for children in the Early Years
- Provides links to further resources and reading
- Provides activities and tips for practitioners to use in settings
To read the new oral health guidance in full, click here.