All meals and snacks are based on the Canada Food Guide, using the portion sizes it recommends.
- Morning snack: available to the children from 7:30 a.m. until 9:00 a.m. The snack shall consist of two food groups based on the Canada Food Guide.
- Lunch: served to the children between 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m., depending on the child’s age group. Lunch shall consist of four servings based on the Canada Food Guide.
- Afternoon snack: available to the children from 2:30 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. The snack shall consist of two food groups based on the Canada Food Guide.
UCCCS has a No-Outside Food Policy and a Nut Aware Policy
For Allergies and Dietary/Developmental Restrictions Only: Should parents choose to supplement their child with food from home due to an allergy or developmental/dietary restriction, it is strongly recommended that it satisfies the requirements of the Canada Food Guide. A supplemental food form must be approved by management.