Provider Resources National CACFP Sponsor's Association: This site is full of resources for you! Find activity newsletters, information about My Plate, Nutrition information and more.
Nutrition Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity A helpful website hosted by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention. Here you can find information nutrition, physical activity projects, and professional training opportunities.
My Plate -MyPlate Kids' Place has resources that can help children make healthier choices. ChooseMyPlate.gov offers science-based advice to help kids and their parents build healthy meals and maintain or achieve a healthy weight.
www.FoodSafety.gov -Is a "gateway" web site designed to help the public find government food safety information more readily on the web. The siet provides links to food safety-related web sites from federal, state and local government agencies.
Let's Move -America's Move to Raise a Healthier Generation of Kids
Kids Health - A Great resource of recipes for allergy and special diet situations.
Food Preparation, Handling, and Storage www.mymenus.com -Meals for You web page. Can do search for recipes by word, meal plans by category, individual recipes by category, recipes by ingredient, recipes by course, etc.
www.gti.net/mocolib1/kid/food.html -Web site for The Food Timeline. It has food from 17,000 BC to the present with links to information on each one. Try looking up Broccoli (6,000 BC) and Graham Crackers (1829). The links are fun and great for kids!
www.frac.org/ -The Food Research and Action Center (FRAC) is the leading national nonprofit organization working to improve public policies and public-private partnerships to eradicate hunger and under-nutrition in the United States.
USDA Sites www.fns.usda.gov/fns -USDA, FNS web page contains information on sveral programs and initiatives including: Food Stamps, WIC, Child Nutrition, Food Distribution, Team Nutrition, School Breakfast Campaign and food recovery and gleaning.
www.ed.gov/free/ -Federal Resources for Educational Excellence web site. This is a new site that bills itself as a one-stop site for teaching and learning resources. There are dozens of resources for teaching and learning from more than 35 federal agencies who collaborated on it's creation. Select "Health & Safety" and look at the many link sto other resources.
Minute Menu - Minute Menu Website with Technical Support and Contact information.
USDA ColorBook -- A book full of coloring pages and activities about nutrition, food and more.
Grains Cheerios -- Simpler on-line games for kids and links to tips for parents.
General Mills -- Login, create an avatar and play various arcade games.