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Nutrition and Physical Activity Self-Assessment for Child-Care (NAP SACC)

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This intervention has been carefully developed and tested. In order for it to be as effective for you as it has been for others, it is important that you follow implementation guidelines carefully and limit adaptation to just those things that can be adapted without sacrificing the quality of the intervention.

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Agreement for Users

We agree not to make any changes to the NAP SACC materials without express written permission in advance from the Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention (HPDP), University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Our intent is to use these materials for educational and/or research purposes

We will include UNC HPDP copyright information when reproducing NAP SACC in the original or in an adapted form.

Intervention Materials


In April of 2013, NAP SACC released updated self-assessments instrument as part of the Go NAP SACC project. These new self-assessments incorporate the latest recommendations, policies guidelines, and research literature. The updated self-assessments were broadened to address nutrition and physical activity best practices for children ages 0-5 years. Self-assessments now address five key areas: child nutrition, breastfeeding and infant feeding, infant and child physical activity, outdoor play and learning, and screen time. Tailored versions of these self-assessments are also available for child care centers and family child care homes. The new self-assessment and information about Go NAP SACC can be found at http://gonapsacc.org You may continue to use the original NAP SACC self-assessment or try the new Go NAP SACC self-assessments.    

Technical Assistance Materials

Intervention Materials

Informational Materials

Evaluation Materials