ChildrenHealth & Development
Find information and resources on children's health and development, including articles, growth charts, and more...
Food & Nutrition
Tips and resources for parents, teachers, and those who care for young children on food and nutrition.
Kids in the Kitchen
Includes information and resources for kids in the kitchen. Resources focus on food safety, cooking resource, and fun recipes for kids. Kids Rock Nutrition in the Kitchen video can also be found here as well as recipes used in the video.
Interactive websites and games designed to teach children the importance of nutrition, physical activity, and other positive health behaviors.
Kids Food Safety
Includes information and resources for kids to learn more about proper food safety.
USDA. Food and Nutrition Service.
Team Nutrition's Goal is to improve children's lifelong eating and physical activity habits by using the principles of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans and MyPyramid.
MyPlate for Children
USDA. Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion.
MyPlate resources for kids over 5 and their parents and caregivers.
MyPlate for Preschoolers
USDA. The Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion.
MyPlate resources for parents and caregivers of children 2 through 5 years of age.
Weight and Overweight
Information and practical resources address weight issues in children and teens. Includes healthy guidelines, links to interactive and skill-building tools, and more.
Food and Nutrition Assistance Programs for Children
Links to information on various Federal food and nutrition assistance programs, including WIC, School Meals, Child & Adult Care Food Program (CACFP), and Food Stamps, as well as additional resources.