Mira is our Food Coordinator
Our Service recognises the importance of healthy eating to the growth and development
of young children and is committed to supporting the healthy food
and drink choices of children in their care.
Our policy concerns the provision of healthy food and drink while children are in care
and the promotion of normal growth and development.
We are committed to implementing the healthy eating key messages, and to supporting the
National Healthy Eating Guidelines for Early Childhood Settings as outlined in the Get Up & Grow resources.
Furthermore, our Service recognises the importance of supporting families in providing healthy food and drink to their children.
It is acknowledged that the early childhood setting has an important role in supporting families in healthy eating.
Nutritious meals are provided to meet the specific dietary needs of young children.
Menus are created which are nutritionally balanced and reflect the cultures of the children attending.
Safety and health issues are constantly reviewed and a shared approach is taken to ensure a high standard is maintained.