Physical Activity and Nutrition Program
To promote health and prevent chronic disease through good nutrition and physical activity throughout the life course.
What we do
Provide training and individualized technical assistance on developing and implementing Complete Streets to Rhode Island municipalities.
Support Health Equity Zone (HEZ) grantees and partners with data and best practices, training, technical assistance, and funding to implement comprehensive obesity prevention initiatives.
Provide RIDOH review, input, and approval and/or recommendations for School District Wellness policies.
Increase the number of middle and high school students that implement the Presidential Youth Fitness Program (PYFP) and a Comprehensive School Physical Activity Program (CSPAP).