Online learning opportunities for CACFP participants to gain knowledge in supporting healthy environments and basic CACFP administrative knowledge required for CACFP participation. The flyer provides instruction on how to create an account at Iowa Learning Online Professional Development site and lists available online training opportunities for CACFP credit.
This toolkit is a guide for implementing Healthy Habits Start Early, a garden-based nutrition program for home childcare providers and child care centers that supports and improves healthy eating practices. This toolkit includes menu ideas, Iowa gardening tips, parent engagement tools, progress tracking tools, and advice for safely adapting to …
This resource provides recipes to prepare healthy and delicious meals that meet meal pattern requirements and the optional best practices to further improve nutritional quality of the meal served.
Child Nutrition Program(s):
- CACFP – Child and Adult Care Food Programs
Resource Category: Wellness
CACFP Operators. Learn how to create a positive mealtime environment in home care and child care centers. Program Objectives: Make mealtimes a pleasant environment. Understand mealtime from a child's perspective. Recognize different types of meal service. Consider implementing family style meal service. Identify advantages of family style meal service. Provide …