For Parents, Caregivers, and Teachers

Team Nutrition Parent Resources

USDA. Food and Nutrition Service.

Find resources for parents to improve children's school lunches and get involved in their schools.


Make Celebrations Fun, Healthy, and Active (PDF | 174KB)

USDA. Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion.

10 tips to creating healthy, active events.


Science and Our Food Supply - Free Supplementary Curriculum for Middle Level and High School Classrooms

DHHS. FDA. Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition.

The Science and Our Food Supply Teacher Guides are challenging hands-on, minds-on activities that link food safety and nutrition to students' everyday lives. They are crafted in a teacher-friendly modular format that easily fit into science, health, and other classes.


We Can! Parent Tip Sheets

DHHS. National Institutes of Health.

Are you looking for ideas to help your family eat healthy, get active, and reduce screen time? Try using the helpful tips in We Can!'s parent tip sheets with your family.


We Can! Resources for Your Family

DHHS. NIH. National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute.

Find information to help your family stay healthy, including weight basics, eating right, and more.


Kids and Their Bones: A Guide for Parents

DHHS. NIH. National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases.

Parents, find out what you can do now to keep your kids bones strong as they get older.


Best for Bones Food

American Bone Health.

Find information for helping young girls develop life-long healthy bones.