Agency providers play an important role in the success of a child’s development.


Toronto Public Health’s Early Years program would like to partner with you in supporting families living in Toronto by promoting:

  • healthy child development
  • early identification of children aged birth to six years at risk for poor developmental outcomes
  • referrals to programs and services

Partnering with Your Agency


  • We can provide workshops on healthy child development to assist you with supporting families who are concerned about their child’s development.

Developmental Screening Clinics

  • We can support you in developing and delivering child development screening clinics.

NutriSTEP® Training

  • We can partner with you to set up NutriSTEP® screening clinics at your agency.
  • NutriSTEP® Screening Clinics will help you to:
    • Identify children at nutritional risk.
    • Provide nutrition information to parents with children 18 months to five years of age.
    • Improve the overall developmental health of preschool children in your community.
    • Strengthen your partnerships with Toronto Public Health and other community agencies.
  • Order a NutriSTEP® checklist.
    If you have staff trained in NutriSTEP®, you can submit a request to receive original copies of the NutriSTEP® checklist by completing the online order form.

Supporting Families

Agency providers play a vital role in the success of a child’s development.

18 Month Well Baby Visit