Childcare and schools

In this section you'll find resources relevant for schools and childcare including a primary school and childcare physical activity and nutrition program and tips on how to reduce children's sitting time. If you can't find what you're looking for, please contact us for further information.

  • Fact sheet on sitting time (PDF) – prepared by the Heart Foundation, this fact sheet provides information on the importance of reducing sitting time, recommended limits for sitting, and tips for reducing sitting time in children and young people.
  • Move Well Eat Well – The Move Well Eat Well Award is available to Tasmanian early childhood services and primary schools. Schools and services are supported to meet key criteria which reinforce healthy eating and promote physical activity, creating a healthier environment for children.