FOOD FACTS FOR PRESCHOOLERS. Presented by Jackie Brien. Project Overview. Sponsored by Kindergarten Parents Victoria ( KPV ) - peak body for preschools in Victoria. Project funded for 3 years – ending 31 Dec 2003
Presented by Jackie Brien
Following training, participants rated their increases in knowledge:
Included representatives from peak organisations and government departments in the health, nutrition and early childhood fields.
Shared vision and commitment for working towards improving the nutritional outcomes for all young children in the State.
SPONSORSHIP BY KPV
A peak early childhood organisation, representing parent committees of management.
Creates opportunities to use and expand on existing networks.
DEVELOPMENT OF LINKS BETWEEN EARLY CHILDHOOD AND NUTRITION SECTOR
Both sectors aim to work towards health and well-being of young children.
Using local community dietitians to deliver prepared training to local early childhood services created valuable links.
Families with young children
Early childhood field
Funding required for free training and universal distribution of relevant and current resources – this helps to ensure interest and implementation in sector where funds are tight.
to plan and implement project!
FOOD FACTS FOR PRESCHOOLERS
has been a very effective model for
making a difference – continuing and
building upon existing project would be
KPV’s recommendation for the future.
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