HEAL is here to support our community in finding resources to help leading healthy and active lives. We also have our own Lending Library available for child care providers to borrow equipment for cooking, physical activity and more. If you have questions or want to set up an appointment please check in with Madelene McCann at 415.491.5784 or email at


Nemours Best Practices for Healthy Eating- Nemours is a nonprofit pediatric health system dedicated to child health

Color Me Healthy- program developed to reach children ages four and five with fun, interactive learning opportunities on physical activity and healthy eating

Food For Thought from Healthy curriculum around five units, Fall Fruits and Vegetables, Winter Fruits and Vegetables, Go-Grains, Power up with Proteins, and Spring Snacking.

Child and Adult Food Program - CACFP website with links and resources on the program and for educators around healthy activities for children and families.


California Alliance for Family Farmers Harvest of the Month program- fun seasonal and monthly nutrition activities for teachers and families. 

Marin Master Gardeners- Marin Resources for all things gardening and garden-related questions and support. 

Farm to Preschool- Countrywide organization helping with education and school procurement of local food resources.

Life Lab - Santa Cruz based Nonprofit that provides professional development and curriculum to cultivate children's love of learning around healthy food, and nature through garden-based education.

ECO Healthy Child Care from Child Environmental Health Network- Environmental health agency supporting childcare providers and families in best practices and education.

Healthy Kids Healthy Futures- Giving early care and education providers the tools to help children get a healthy start.

Dr. YUM Recipies and information to inspire families and communities to understand the connection between food and overall health.

Kids Gardening- Activities for children in the garden!

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