Schools/Child Care

The purpose of the Schools and Child Care Work Group is to assist schools and child care facilities with supporting policies, environments and education that promote healthy food choices and physical activity. This purpose will be achieved by providing the target audiences with access to best practices, training, model policies and resources. For more detailed information see the Schools and Child Care Work Plan (see pdf below).

Meeting schedule:

MoCAN Schools conference calls
The schools sub-group meets via conference call the first Monday of each February, March, May, June, August, September and November

Conference call times: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

MoCAN Child Care conference calls
The child care sub-group meets via conference call the first Monday of each February, March, May, June, August, September, November and December

Conference call times: 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.

Locally: 573-882-7900
Toll free: 866-357-7737
Directions to attend meeting:
Press # 1
Enter ID number (6147742047) followed by the # sign


Wellness Roundtables for Child Care: Networking & Peer Support to Sustain Healthy Child Care Environments (pdf)

The Local Sprouts Project: A Farm to Childcare Collaborative (pdf)

2013 Schools Work Plan (docx)

2013 Child Care Work Plan (docx)

Meeting Documents

Members/Contact Info