8 Years Old

Your 8-year-old is growing fast!

Life with kids is busy, so here's your reminder to schedule your 8-year-old's medical, dental and vision checkup! Through Crow Wing County's Child and Teen Checkups program, these appointments are FREE to anyone on Medical Assistance. Your 8-year-old's appointments will contain the following:

  • A chance to ask your questions
  • Reliable information about healthy food, sleep, behavior and safety
  • A check on how your child is growing, learning, developing, and feeling
  • Height, weight and blood pressure
  • Head-to-toe exam
  • Immunizations, if needed
  • Help finding regular dental care
  • Hearing and vision checks
  • Support with family needs:
    • Food, housing, utilities
    • Money or job resources
    • Child care
    • Transportation
    • Help with safe relationships, mental health or substance use

Find out where to get free checkups in your area by visiting Child and Teen Checkups.

8 Years