Nutrition & Wellness for Early Childhood

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We all know that young children need physical activity and healthy foods. We work with Early Care and Education staff to provide resources, tools and techniques to educate children and parents about healthy eating and the need for physical activity. We also provide assistance with nutrition and physical activity wellness plan development.


Articles

The 2020-2025 Updates to the Dietary Guidelines for Americans
The 2020-2025 Updates to the Dietary Guidelines for Americans Learn More
The funding comes from the New Hampshire Children’s Health Foundation
The funding comes from the New Hampshire Children’s Health Foundation Learn More
Cooking, tasting, and reading about food can be simple, affordable, educational, and fun!
Cooking, tasting, and reading about food can be simple, affordable, educational, and fun! Learn More

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Helping People Connect with the Resources They Need

As the state addresses the COVID-... Learn More
Use this convenient list to find books related to nutrition and physical activity. Books are divided into categories which include fruits and vegetabl... Learn More
Congratulations on getting your School Wellness Policy updated. The following websites will help with some of your requirements. It is a great way to ... Learn More
CACFP has resources and publications that will help you put together great tasting, nutritious meals and snacks that children will enjoy.
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Team Nutrition is an initiative of the USDA Food and Nutrition Service to support the Child Nutrition Programs through training and technical assistan... Learn More
Join Team Nutrition for monthly training webinars on hot topics related to the CACFP Meal Pattern requirements. Webinars are presented on the third Th... Learn More