Child development

Educating parents and child care providers to increase the quality, availability and accessibility of child care services. Teaching parents and child care providers how to develop supportive relationships with children.


HUMAN HEALTH

Promoting healthy lifestyle among children, adolescents, adults and senior citizens with a focus on nutrition, chronic diseases, sexually-transmitted diseases, HIV/AIDS and childhood obesity.

dr. novella j. ruffin

Extension Specialist, Child Development

Phone: (804) 524-5257

Email: nruffin@vsu.edu

Publications


DEBRA S. JONES

Extension Specialist, Human Health

Phone: (804) 524-5847

Email: dsjones@vsu.edu