Iowa CACFP Healthier Menu Toolkit


Iowa Team Nutrition; 2012.

These materials are part of the Healthier Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) Award in Iowa. Healthier CACFP is a recognition system that supports the wellness efforts of child care centers and homes participating in CACFP. Child care centers and homes taking steps to improve the nutrition, physical activity, nutrition education and/or environment for children in their care can apply to win an award in one or more of these categories. Three award levels are offered: Honors, High Honors and Highest Honors. To learn more, visit the Iowa Department of Education website.

Healthier CACFP Award Resource Book (PDF | 718 KB)

Healthier CACFP Menu Evaluation Tool (XLS | 51 KB)

Healthier Menu Toolkit (PDF | 6.26 MB)

Healthier Menu Toolkit - Homes (PDF | 6.29 MB)

CACFP Food Production Record Worksheet (XLS | 287 KB)