There are many guidelines or policies that child care settings can adopt to encourage a supportive nutrition environment for children in their care. Below are a variety of sample policies.
Additional guideline and policy examples such as Promoting Vegetables and Fruit, Healthy Eating Environment and Healthy Eating Charter can be found in the Paint Your Plate Toolkit (page 22-28).

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Childcare Outside Food Policy

Sample policy to help limit outside food being brought into the setting by parents/caregivers, which in turn may interfere with a supportive nutrition environment.

Resources CCWG Policy Public Child Care Working Group