For California parents interested in ordering print materials, please contact Dairy Council of California at 877-324-7901.
These materials are for free for use in California. If price shows it will be removed once you confirm a California address at check out.
Building on the Young Child version, Healthy Eating for Busy Families offers parents practical tips for teaching and modeling healthy eating habits as their child grows and begins making his or her own food choices. Best for ages 6–12.
The family of nutrition resources align to the Dietary Guidelines for Americans, incorporates a behavior change model and reinforces making small steps to a healthier lifestyle. All booklets have been approved by the California Department of Health Care Services as meeting readability and suitability requirements for Medi-Cal managed care plans and are available in English and Spanish.
These booklets can be used one-on-one, as a handout or in a group setting. Download the Educator Guide to get started.