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Infant Meal Pattern Requirements

This training provides participants with knowledge, skills, and resources for implementing the updated CACFP meal patterns (published 4/25/16). Designed for individuals operating a CACFP, target audiences may include but are not limited to Child Care Centers, Family Child Care Homes, Adult Day Care Centers, At-Risk After school Programs, and Emergency Shelters.

2019-07-26T09:13:53-05:00September 12th, 2019|

Introduction to Happy Mealtimes

Introduction to Happy Mealtimes in Child Care Settings is a comprehensive four-hour training resource, designed to provide child care professionals with best practices for creating positive and safe mealtime environments for young children. This training resource provides key strategies for helping young children to develop healthy eating habits from the start by focusing on the […]

2019-07-24T16:55:10-05:00September 7th, 2019|

Family Child Care FUNdamentals

Family Child Care Professionals are essential to early childhood education. Many young children and their families rely on their skills and expertise for providing the best care and educational services in a home-style environment. In addition, they rely on family child care providers to foster healthy environments promoting overall health and wellness in child care. […]

2019-06-14T13:57:08-05:00July 30th, 2019|

Family Child Care FUNdamental

Family Child Care Professionals are essential to early childhood education. Many young children and their families rely on their skills and expertise for providing the best care and educational services in a home-style environment. In addition, they rely on family child care providers to foster healthy environments promoting overall health and wellness in child care. […]

2019-04-23T15:33:09-05:00July 9th, 2019|

CACFP Meal Pattern Requirements

This training provides participants with knowledge, skills, and resources for implementing the updated CACFP meal patterns (published 4/25/16). Designed for individuals operating a CACFP, target audiences may include but are not limited to Child Care Centers, Family Child Care Homes, Adult Day Care Centers, At-Risk Afterschool Programs, and Emergency Shelters.

Family Child Care Fundamentals:

Short, focused training […]

2019-04-03T14:18:08-05:00June 1st, 2019|

Support Breastfeeding Mothers with Team Nutrition’s Breastfed Babies Welcome Here!

The USDA’s Team Nutrition initiative is pleased to announce the release of Breastfed Babies Welcome Here! resource. Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) operators can use these materials to communicate ways the child care site supports a mother’s decision to breastfeed her baby. Materials include:

A Mother’s Guide
Poster
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2018-11-30T15:14:11-05:00November 30th, 2018|

Family Child Care Fundamentals

Family Child Care Professionals are essential to early childhood education.  Many young children and their families rely on their skills and expertise for providing the best care and educational services in a home-style environment.  In addition, they rely on family child care providers to foster healthy environments promoting overall health and wellness in child care.  […]

2018-05-17T16:44:33-05:00June 23rd, 2018|