About the Center

Hours of Operation

The center is located at the Alameda County Office of Education, 313 W. Winton Avenue, Hayward, CA.
The hours of operation are 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday - Friday. The office is closed on weekends and holidays, but the Web site is always available to place library orders, take online trainings, or to look up information.

The Center

The California Healthy Kids Resource Center (CHKRC) maintains a comprehensive collection of reviewed health education materials for use by teachers, administrators, university faculty, LEA staff and other professionals who work with preschool through 12th grade students in school settings and after-school programs. These materials are available for loan from the CHKRC library, with free delivery in California.

The California Healthy Kids Resource Center is funded by the California Department of Education.

Materials Available from the Center

Materials from the Center may be borrowed within California at no cost (except for the return shipping charge) and include:

  • Curricula
  • DVDs
  • Teacher reference and research materials
  • Models and other displays

These materials have been evaluated as high quality by a Material Review Board of California educators and health professionals in the following topics:

  • Alcohol and Other Drugs
  • Comprehensive Health Education
  • Growth and Development
  • Health Services
  • Mental, Emotional, and Social Health
  • Nutrition
  • Nutrition Services
  • Personal and Community Health
  • Physical Activity
  • Program Administration
  • Sexual Health
  • Tobacco
  • Violence

Directions to the California Healthy Kids Resource Center

The California Healthy Kids Resource Center does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnic/national origin, age, sex, religion or disability. If you believe you have been discriminated against, you should write immediately to the Secretary of Agriculture, Washington, DC 20250.

  • This Web site does not necessarily reflect the
  • position or policy of the CDE.