Healthy Beginnings for Preschoolers 2-5

Healthy Beginnings for Preschoolers 2-5 is a program designed for Early Learning Practitioners (ELPs) that focuses on a whole-setting approach to improving the
childcare environment.  This is done by increased veggie and fruit consumption, increased physical activity, decreased screen time and decreased sugary drinks.  The Healthy Beginnings program in available in multiple jurisdictions in Canada and was developed as a part of the CACO 2 initiative.  This program focuses on best-practice guidelines, practices, environment and family connections.

Fore more information, please visit the Healthy Beginnings website (available in both French and English) by clicking here

Or contact Vanessa at Childhood Obesity Foundation via email at

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or more veggies and fruit per day


no more than two hours of screen time a day

hour of physical activity or more per day


no sugary drinks