2014 Kansas KIDS COUNT Report

After several years of improvement, the on-time immunization rate for Kansas children has fallen sharply, according to this year’s Kansas KIDS COUNT report. Between 2009 and 2012, the immunization rate climbed from 63 percent to 72 percent. But for 2013, the rate declined to 61 percent. This reflects a national trend of more parents opting out of certain vaccinations.

Pass On Pop

Take the Soda-Free Sundays pledge! We’re asking individuals, families, businesses and organizations to come together to skip soda and other sugar-sweetened beverages one day a week. Join us in building healthier communities so that all Kansans can live healthy, productive lives.

Use Your Words

KAC's new blog will keep you up to date on what's happening at the Statehouse, in the news and in our office.Read more.

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