The Tuscarora Intermediate Unit announced its Child Care Wellness Mini-grant Project is accepting applications for the 2017-18 program year. 100 selected licensed child care sites will begin the project in September 2017 and complete in June of 2018.
WHO: 100 Licensed Child Care Centers, Group, and Family Child Care Homes Serving Children Birth - Five
WHAT: PA Nutrition and Physical Activity Self-Assessment for Child Care (PA NAP SACC)
PA NAP SACC is an interactive, easy-to-use online tool that provides professional development for child care providers. This completely web-based process includes self-assessment, action planning, implementation, policy development, post-self-assessment, and reflection.
WHEN: Applications are due by August 18, 2017. This Child Care Wellness Mini-grant Project will begin in September 2017 and wrap up in June 2018.
WHY: Beyond the reward of making a difference in the health of the children in your care, participants also receive a $500 mini grant to support their action steps and enhance their nutrition and physical activity practices and policies.
Those with questions should contact Lori McMonigal at 717-248-4942 x112 OR firstname.lastname@example.org.