Resources for Healthy Homes

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
Find information to support a healthy lifestyle focusing on food, nutrition and dietetics. Also access articles covering a variety of topics as well as a library of healthy recipes.

American Heart Association
The Healthy Habits Start at Home section of the AHA website provides practical tips on helping your kids eat nutritious meals and enjoy a physically active lifestyle.

Fruits & Veggies More Matters
Find tips for healthy meal planning, shopping and preparation as well as a healthy recipe database.

Kids Health
Find information on a large spectrum of health topics impacting kids and teens as well as games, homework, recipes, and other resources to engage families in living a healthy lifestyle.

MyPlate
Find information about MyPlate as well as tips for balanced nutrition and eating on a budget. There are also a variety of resources including tracking tools, recipes and tips for healthy living.

National Institutes of Health (NIH) We Can! (Ways to Enhance Children's Activity & Nutrition)
This is a national movement designed to give parents, caregivers, and entire communities a way to help children 8 to 13 years old stay at a healthy weight. Many helpful tips and resources can be found here.

Parents, Educators & Advocates Connection for Healthy School Food
This website provides useful 'how to' information and other resources to improve food in your public school cafeterias, vending machines, classroom parties and fundraising sales.

PHS Parent Packet
The Project Healthy Schools parent packet provides a set of enrichment activities for students to take home to share what they learned in each lesson with their parents and other family members.