Health & Nutrition

A girl swinging on a swing at the playground and giving the peace sign
A boy with glasses
Two young boys eating lunch

We have a comprehensive Health and Nutrition program geared towards improving the overall health and well-being of the children and families we serve from the inside out. Proper nutrition is an important building block in a child’s healthy development. Every child who attends Children First receives a healthy breakfast, lunch, and snack each day.

Some of the other components of our health and nutrition program include the following

  • Vision Screenings
  • Dental Screenings
  • Hearing Screenings
  • Blood Pressure Screenings
  • Certified Lactation Counselor Sessions
  • Registered Dietitian Services
  • Comprehensive plans to accommodate specific health and nutrition needs of individual children
  • Nutrition Education
  • Health Education
  • Gardening
  • Farm to School Initiatives
  • Nutritious and well-balanced meals following the USDA Child and Adult Care Food Program guidelines

Monthly Menus

Weekly menus repeat through March 29, 2024. New weekly menus are coming April 1, 2024.

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