Children

A Young Brother and Sister Smile for the Camera Health & Development

Find information and resources on children's health and development, including articles, growth charts, and more...


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.


Father and son Food & Nutrition

Tips and resources for parents, teachers, and those who care for young children on food and nutrition.


Kid walking and waving Kids Corner

Interactive websites and games designed to teach children the importance of nutrition, physical activity, and other positive health behaviors.


Food Safety Steps Image Kids Food Safety

Includes information and resources for kids to learn more about proper food safety.


Team Nutrition Logo Team Nutrition

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.


ChooseMyPlate Icon 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 issues 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.


Child Eating School Lunch 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.