What Iowa CACFP Can Do for Me!

What Iowa CACFP Can Do for Me!

With support from the Healthy Kids, Healthy Future Technical Assistance Program (HKHF TAP), the Iowa Department of Education and state partners found an innovative way to increase participation in the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) to provide nutritious meals to eligible children and improve child care quality. Learn More »

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CACFP 50th Celebration

CACFP 50th Celebration

They say “a picture is a worth a 1,000 words.” What would a thousand pictures be worth? Let’s find out together. May 8th, 2018 is the 50th Birthday of the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP). Nemours Children’s Health System and the National CACFP Forum want to celebrate with the entire CACFP community by… Continue Reading CACFP 50th Celebration

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CACFP Leadership and Anti-Hunger Policy Conference

CACFP Leadership and Anti-Hunger Policy Conference

The National Anti-Hunger Policy Conference, in cooperation with the National CACFP Forum, draws anti-hunger and anti-poverty advocates; federal, state and local government officials; child advocates; representatives of food banks and food rescue organizations; and nutrition and anti-obesity groups. Members of Congress, Hill staff, and key Administration officials attend the conference, provide comments as part of… Continue Reading CACFP Leadership and Anti-Hunger Policy Conference

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AMCHP Annual Conference

AMCHP Annual Conference

February 10-13, 2018   Join top maternal and child health leaders and thinkers at AMCHP 2018. Take advantage of this amazing opportunity to connect and network with more than 800 public health officials who share an interest in maternal and child health (MCH). The AMCHP 2018 Annual Conference will be held February 10-13, 2018, at… Continue Reading AMCHP Annual Conference

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Enhancing Healthy Practices at Babies 2 Kids Learning Center

Enhancing Healthy Practices at Babies 2 Kids Learning Center

Tracy Ehlert from Babies 2 Kids Learning Center in Iowa is working hard to meet the LMCC five healthy goals. She is also working to complete the Child and Adult Care Food Program’s (CACFP) Take ACTION Challenge. Ms. Ehlert says LMCC and the CACFP Challenge helped her dive into the health and nutrition aspect of her program and re-evaluate it. Continue Reading Enhancing Healthy Practices at Babies 2 Kids Learning Center

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