Please note that the last day of funding for those children on a stretched offer and starting school in September is the 10th August. Download the Funding Timetable

Early Years

Nutrition and Oral Health

Nutrition and Oral Health in Early Years

Healthy Eating in the Early Years

The community nutritionist works as part of the wider Dietetics and Nutrition team to help ensure best practice in food provision in the community. They support Early Years childcare providers with Food menu planning, Snack ideas, Fussy eating, Special educational needs.

More information around healthy eating can be found on the BFIS website

NHS - The Eatwell Guide

National Day Nurseries Association (NDNA) - Allergy Awareness Training


Guidance for Oral Health in the Early Years

Oral health in an early years setting

Healthy eating

Taking care of teeth and gums

Caring for 3-year-olds teeth 




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