GS Public Health Patch

Girl Scout Public Health Patch

Be a part of the solution by learning about public health and using that knowledge to serve your community.

To earn the Girl Scout Health Patch, just click on each module below. You may be required to read some material or watch a video to learn about a topic. All learning resources are provided directly from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) or their partners.

When you have completed all six modules, be sure to take the Final Quiz.

  • I will not give out personal information such as my address, telephone number(s), parent’s or guardian’s work address/telephone number(s), and the name and location of my school without the permission of my parent or guardian.
  • I will tell an adult right away if I come across or receive any information that makes me feel uncomfortable.
  • I will always follow the rules of Internet sites, including those rules that are based on age of use, parental approval and knowledge, and public laws.
  • I will never agree to get together with someone I “meet” online without first checking with my parent or guardian. If my parent or guardian agrees to a meeting, I will arrange it in a public place and bring a parent or guardian along.
  • I will never send a person my picture or anything else without first checking with my parent or guardian.
  • I will talk with my parent or guardian so that we can set up rules for going online. We will decide on the time of day that I can be online, the length of time that I can be online, and appropriate areas for me to visit. I will not access other areas or fail to follow these rules without their permission.
  • I will follow all of the Girl Scout Terms and Conditions related to Digital Cookie, as well as all Internet safety guidelines related to all other Girl Scout product sales.
  • I will practice online etiquette (good manners) at all times when online by:

o Not spamming others.
o Not bullying or tolerating bullying (and always telling a trusted adult if I witness bullying).
o Not using bad language.

  • I will be guided by the Girl Scout Promise and Law in all that I do online.