The promotion of nutrition in OSHC is important to children’s healthy growth, development and wellbeing. These are elements embedding in our National Quality Standard for all Education and Care Services.
Outside school hours care services play an important part in addressing the nutritional needs of children through offering healthy menus, cooking and other food related activities as well as providing meal and snack times that are relaxed, positive and social experiences that contribute to good nutritional outcomes for children.
Understanding the Nutrition needs of school age children in OSHC for Educators
Nutrition Resources & Activities
The resources, activities and recipes provided on this website are aimed at encouraging children’s awareness of healthy eating as well as increasing the skill and knowledge of educators in relation to good nutrition.