Menu Planning Resources
Caring for Children
Birth to 5 Years
The Caring for Children – Birth to 5 years (Food, Nutrition and Learning Experiences) manual is an essential resource for service Cooks, providing practical information to meet the food and nutrition needs of children 0-5 years in care.
The resource provides information and advice consistent with the Infant Feeding Guidelines, Australian Dietary Guidelines and the Australian Guide to Healthy Eating on adequate nutrition for children aged from birth to 5 years including:
All centre-based early childhood education and care services participating in the Munch & Move program will receive a hard copy of Caring for Children. Please contact your local Health Promotion Officer for more information.
Click here to download a copy of Caring for Children.
For more menu support or to arrange a free menu review, contact your local Health Promotion Officer.