Dial 2-1-1 offers advice on food stamps (CalFresh), food banks, or housing resources for families in need. Dial 2-1-1 to access hundreds of community services, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week all in multiple languages. Visit the Dial 211 website for more information.
Promote farmers' markets to families for fruits and vegetables that are fresh, in season and local with affordable prices. Many vendors take WIC (Women, Infants and Children) coupons and EBT (electronic benefits transfer) cards issued as identification for the CalFresh (Food Stamp Program). See the information below:
Includes the following:
a. Planning Meeting Overview
b. Planning Meeting Guidelines
c. Planning Meeting #1
d. Planning Meeting #2
e. Planning Meeting #3
f. Planning Meeting #4 (Follow‐up)
g. Planning Committee Task List
h. Station Task List
i. Station Ideas
j. Sample FHE Agenda
k.Sample Working agenda
l. FHE sign‐in sheet
Weight Control Information Network
Provides up to date, science-based information on weight control, obesity, physical activity and related nutrition issues. Some publications are available in Spanish.
California Walk to School
Promotes “International Walk to School Week” which raises awareness about the positive ways walking to school helps children and communities. Includes photos, success stories and stickers. Some handouts are available in Spanish.
Kids Health for Kids
Informs parents of nutrition, health, and parenting issues. Materials are available in Spanish. The kids’ site has health information and fun games like Mission Nutrition.
Educates children on how to resist food industry marketing and how to fight back.
Shares information for girls on how to choose nutritious foods, stay fit, and get the facts about health issues like eating disorders and body image.
BAM! (Body and Mind)
Recommends ways that youth ages 9 – 13 can make their bodies and minds healthier, stronger and safer.
Engages children in fun physical activity while they are online. Kid friendly recipes are organized in a variety of categories, such as "Gross Out Delights".
CA Project Teen Lean
Arms teenagers with the nutrition background and tools to improve their eating habits and physical activity levels.
Dole Super Kids
Promotes eating more fruits and vegetables in a fun way. Kids site includes recipes, music, games, interesting facts and fitness activities.
Kids Health for Kids
Provides nutrition and health information and fun games like Mission Nutrition. Click on "Staying Healthy" and you can learn abou
Nutrition Education Project
San Francisco Unified School District
Student, Family, and Community Support Department
1515 Quintara San Francisco, CA 94116
PH: (415) 242-2615 FAX: (415) 242-2618