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Nutrition and Local Food Resource Guide

Nutrition and Local Food Resource Guide

Nutrition is important for normal growth for all ages and is something that we talk about at every visit with our pediatric patients and their families.

We've put together a Nutrition and Local Food Resource list to connect you directly with our many nutrition-related articles and local food resources, programs and pantries.


Annapolis Pediatrics website resources:

Nutrition for Kids - Q&A by Age

Nutrition for Kids VIDEO

Is It Constipation?

Cooking with Your Kids - Creating Health Interest and Setting Realistic Expectations

Iron Rich Foods and Why We Need Them

Cholesterol with Kids

For more nutrition-related content, search "nutrition" or "food" in our website search bar to filter more articles and videos.


Local food access, programs, pantries and resources:

Anne Arundel County’s Food Assistance/Línea de acceso a los asistencia: 410-222-FOOD (3663) [email protected]

Maryland 211 • Call 2-1-1 • Text your zip code to 898-211 or TXT-211 • Go to website and enter zip code for available food resources.

Anne Arundel County Food Resources Listings/Listas de Recursos de Aliementos del Condado de Anne Arundel - list of numerous food access contacts, programs and locations.


Summer Meals for Kids:

MD Summer Meals

Summer Meals Available for Children Ages 2-18 years

Calvert County PublicSchools Grab N Go Summer Meals

Maryland SUN Bucks - Apply for SUN Bucks program HERE.

Summer EBT (SUN Bucks) grocery benefits

Summer Resources in your community - search for many resources, including food, housing & more.


Food Banks and Programs:

Anne Arundel County Food Bank

Maryland Hunger Solutions

Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Program - Supplemental nutrition program for pregnant women, breastfeeding mothers, postpartum women, infants and children up to age 5.

Farm Unity Community Gardens


Additional nutrition resources:

Healthy Children - Healthy Food Choices for Your Family

Healthy Children - Childhood Nutrition

Healthy Children - Feeding Your Family on a Budget: How to Plan and Shop Smart

Healthy Children - How to Get Your Kids to Eat More Fruits and Veggies


If you have specific nutrition questions or concerns related to your child, make an appointment with your Annapolis Pediatrics pediatrician or nurse practitioner to be seen in one of our offices.