ABERDEEN, S.D. — Sanford Children’s CHILD Services, which offers complimentary safety and prevention services to families, has moved to the Sanford Aberdeen Medical Center, 2905 3rd. Ave SE.
CHILD Services is dedicated to supporting the development, health and safety of children in eastern South Dakota and this new location offers additional convenience.
“With the relocation of CHILD Services to the Sanford Aberdeen Medical Center, we are better equipped to provide comprehensive, wraparound care to families as they are on campus for medical appointments,” said Nikki McLaughlin, Sanford community program coordinator, “CHILD services is dedicated to advocating for the health and safety of children and this move provides easier access for families.”
Sanford CHILD Services offers programs such as car seat distribution, providing child safety seats to eligible families and maintains a toy lending library allowing families to check out toys designed to foster child development. Sanford’s Family Life Educators are dedicated to helping support childcare providers improve their quality of care by offering additional education, onsite technical assistance and access to developmentally appropriate toys to be used in centers or in-homes. Sanford works directly with the state Early Childhood Enrichment system to coordinate processes and procedures serving as a superior resource for childcare providers in the area.
To learn more about Sanford CHILD Services in Aberdeen, call 605-226-5676 or visit SanfordHealth.org
About Sanford Health
Sanford Health, the largest rural health system in the United States, is dedicated to transforming the health care experience and providing access to world-class health care in America’s heartland. Headquartered in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, the organization serves more than one million patients and 201,000 health plan members across 250,000 square miles. The integrated health system has 46 medical centers, 2,800 Sanford physicians and advanced practice providers, 170 clinical investigators and research scientists, 186 Good Samaritan Society senior living centers and world clinics in nine countries around the globe. Learn more about Sanford Health’s commitment to shaping the future of rural health care across the lifespan at sanfordhealth.org or Sanford Health News.