NPPS is also proud to announce that the 2009 John Preston Award for an organization or association that has shown outstanding leadership in playground safety has gone to Healthy Child Care of Iowa. This association is comprised of nurse consultants throughout the state, who have become educated about playground safety through workshops, on-line training, and attending NPPS safety school and have in turned put their education into practice by providing information and consultations to childcare professionals throughout the State of Iowa. As a result of their work and efforts, play environments for children in the state have significantly improved the last five years. They epitomize what can happen when a group of individuals become educated and energized about the safety and well-being of children.
2009 - Healthy Child Care of Iowa
Healthy Child Care of Iowa
John Preston Playground Safety Award