Course Resources for Health, Safey, and Nutrition

The references listed on this page are from the Health, Safety, and Nutrition manual. These files and links are resources for professionals in the field of early child care and education.

Anytime and Sometime Foods from Sesame Street

Arkansas Division of Child Care and Early Childhood Education (DCCECE)

Arkansas Workforce Knowledge and Competencies for Early Care and Education Professionals

  • Appendix A (interactive) from the Health, Safety, and Nutrition manual

Caring For Our Children National Health and Safety Performance Standards Guidelines for Early Care and Education Programs

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Child Protective Services - How to Report Child Abuse and Neglect

Choke Tube Tester from Kaplan®

Community, Family, and Child Health from the Arkansas Department of Health  

Consumer Product Safety Commission

COVID-19 Symptoms Flyer

Dietary Guidelines for Americans 2020-2025

Food Allergy Research & Education

Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Recalls, Market Withdrawals, and Safety Alerts

Food Safety Guidelines for Child Care Programs from the Extension Alliance for Better Child Care

Healthy Eating for Preschoolers from the USDA

Know the Law: Raising Children in Arkansas A Guide to Legal Child Discipline (rev. 08/2013)


  • MyPlate Daily Checklist for Preschoolers

National Resource Center for Health and Safety in Child Care and Early Education

Non-contact Infrared Thermometers from the FDA

Sesame Street Anytime and Sometime Food

Technical Assistance Packet from the Arkansas Division of Child Care and Early Childhood Education

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