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Section 1 of our best practice guidance for food and nutrition for childcare providers.

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29 November 2018
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Food and nutrition for childcare settings: Why healthy eating matters for children , file type: PDF, file size: 817 KB

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Outlines the key role you have as a childcare provider in children’s nutrition, what impact diet has on their health and an overview of children’s intake of some key foods.  It tells you the aims of the overall guidance and its content.