Date: July 17, 2019
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location: MDE WebEx Webinar
Description: This live, one-hour webinar provides sponsors information about the Infant Meal Pattern and how to credit offered infant meals and snacks.
At the end of the webinar, you will receive a certificate of attendance following the completion of a short, post-webinar survey.
Attendees will be able to:
Recognize three ways that USDA/CACFP supports breastfeeding mothers and crediting expressed breastmilk
Instruct parents on best practices for offering baby table foods at home rather than serving commercially prepared infant foods
List two Infant Meal Pattern changes that started in October 2017
Credit combination commercially prepared infant foods
Identify baby’s behaviors of developmental readiness for solid foods
Gloria Vellinga, Nutrition Specialist, Child and Adult Care Food Program, Minnesota Department of Education
Event Type: Live webinar
This training applies to childcare centers and multi-site sponsors with infant rooms.
· Infant room staff
· Monitoring staff
· Child Care Center directors
· CACFP coordinators
· Any staff person new to CACFP (in last three years) involved with the CACFP infant meal pattern and infant feeding
Sponsor: Division of Nutrition, Health and Youth Development
Register: Register for the webinar using your email address. During registration, you will need to enter your Sponsor name and/or Sponsor number, if possible.
Registration deadline: July 17, 2019
Materials to bring with you: NA
Contact Name: Gloria Vellinga
Contact Phone: 651-582-8264
Contact Liane Jensen to request a reasonable accommodation to participate in this event or to request use of our designated rooms for nursing mothers or prayer while you are visiting us. Please note: The Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) requires a two-week advance notice to provide accommodations and 48-hour notice to cancel the request.