Louisiana Department of Health & Hospitals | Kathy Kliebert, Secretary

Statewide Initiatives

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Nutrition, Physical Activity and Obesity Prevention in Louisiana

Coordinating statewide efforts with multiple partners and leveraging resources to prevent and control obesity and other chronic diseases.

Louisiana Office of Public Health

  • Louisiana WIC Food Package Update - adds fresh fruits, vegetables and whole grains
  • Louisiana WIC Farmers Market Pilot Program
  • Fit Kids = Happy Kids - Obesity Prevention Educational Materials
  • Breast Feeding Peer Counselor Program
  • Fruits & Veggies More Matters
  • Center for Disease Control and Prevention Public Health Apprentice Program
  • Maternal and Child Health - Nutrition and Physical Activity Self-Assessment in Child Care (NAP SACC)