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Growing Healthy Kids


Krizia Melendez, PhD, MPH, CHES
Health Program Manager, 
[email protected]



The pages linked below contain supporting documents and materials for providers looking to implement a healthy environment for the children in their care or who are interested in applying for the Ohio Healthy Programs designation.

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Ohio Healthy Programs Learn about the Ohio Healthy Programs designation and how to apply and renew. - learn more


Healthy Habits Action Kit Learn more about healthy activity, eating, growing, and families in the classroom.  - learn more


Healthy Menus Action Kit Find out how to improve the meals and snacks that you serve to the children in your care.  - learn more


Healthy Policies Action Kit Explore over 100 sample policies that you can incorporate in your program. - learn more