Meeting Nutrition Requirements

Early Years

This informative nutrition session aligns with the National Quality Standard and Early Years Learning Framework and is perfect to include in your quality improvement plan.

It is designed to raise awareness and understanding of the current healthy eating guidelines and nutrition requirements for young children

Topics include:

  • Get Up & Grow Healthy Eating Guidelines
  • Dietary requirements for children under 5 years
    • Food groups
    • Serve sizes
    • Required serves per day
  • Price comparisons of healthy vs less healthy meal and snack choices
  • Understanding food labels
  • Allergies and intolerance

This session is specifically designed for educators working in early childhood settings that either provide food for children or where parents provide food.

  • 90 minute presentation
  • Delivered by qualified Dietitians/Nutritionists
  •  Reflects the National Quality Standard – Standard 2.1, The Early Years Learning Framework, and Get Up & Grow
  • Suitable for both Long Day Care and Family Day Care

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Host this workshop at your organisation or workplace