Educational Campaigns

OEC and its partners develop campaigns and initiatives to educate the public and help children in Connecticut stay healthy and safe.

Help us spread the word! Use these links, posters, graphics, videos and other materials to educate your audiences. 

Help Me Grow

This statewide public awareness and outreach campaign is designed to increase awareness of the need for universal developmental screening — and to connect at-risk children with supports and services. Learn about Help Me Grow.

Learn How to Be Chill When Babies Cry

This campaign teaches parents about healthy ways to deal with a crying baby — and to educate them about the risks of shaken baby syndrome. Learn How to Be Chill.

Little Wonders

The Little Wonders campaign focuses on healthy child development. It emphasizes the importance of the first 5 years in a child’s life — and how parents, grandparents, caregivers, providers, and communities all play a role. Learn about Little Wonders.

Safe Sleep for Babies

Our Safe Sleep campaign raises awareness about Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) — and offers parents simple ways to lower the risk. Learn about Safe Sleep.

Trusted Licensed Care (TLC)

This campaign highlights the benefits of choosing licensed child care. Learn about TLC.

Partner campaigns

Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)

CACFP created “Yes, Please!” flyers to offer caregivers guidance on how to promote healthy eating and get children moving.

Print materials

Last updated July 12, 2021