Nemours is committed to making a difference in the lives of children by acting as an advocate for children's health. We understand that health care is only one dimension of overall children's health and well-being. We work to address major health issues such as childhood obesity and reading readiness by becoming a leader in health information and education, programs, and policy making
Based in Washington, D.C., the Nemours Office of Child Health Policy and Advocacy works to impact national health policies that improve the health well-being of children nationwide and to promote prevention at Nemours.
Learning to read is a challenging task for many children, yet essential for a child's well-being. Nemours BrightStart! helps level the playing field for young learners through early identification and science-based instructional support.
KidsHealth.org offers award-winning children's health information, including more than 5,000 doctor-reviewed, up-to-date, and easy-to-read articles, interactive features, games and video (in English and Spanish).