Wisconsin CACFP Sponsors Forum Wellness Training

The workshop will focus on implementing child care wellness policies that concentrate on improving the nutritional quality of menus, encouraging physical activity, and sharing information with parents of children in care. Changes to the dietary guidelines recommended by the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Institute of Medicine will be introduced. This workshop is for all regulated childcare providers and fulfills the training requirement for family child care providers who have been named Wellness Grant pilot sites. The workshop is funded by the WI DPI through a grant from the USDA.

The trainings are opened to all regulated providers and they do not have to be participating in the Wellness Grant in order to attend.

Cost:  Free
Dates: March 3rd, 9:30-11:30 am and March 12, 6:30-8:30 pm.
Location: 4-C

Interested providers can contact 4-C at (608) 216-7027 or 1(800) 292-2429 or email tanya.kirtz@4-c.org to register. The training is being offered statewide by all the Sponsors of the CACFP.

More information:  http://www.foodprogramwi.org/wellness_grant.phtml