WIC (Women, Infants, and Children) Program – Nutrition Program that provides supplemental foods, health care referrals, and nutrition education to pregnant women, mothers of infants as well as infants and children up to age five who are found to be at nutritional risk.
Kids Health – Learn how to keep your child healthy with the right foods and exercise. http://kidshealth.org/kid/nutrition/
Cooking Matters – Healthy, affordable, delicious! Cooking Matters helps families shop for and cook healthy meals on a budget. www.cookingmatter.org
Healthy Child Care Colorado – Focuses on early childhood obesity prevention by creating and delivering innovative professional development experiences to raise awareness, develop skills, and support the integration of best practices and policies. Early Childhood Professionals play an important role in helping children develop healthy preferences that can last a lifetime. www.qualistar.org/healthychildcarecolorado
Southwest Colorado Farm to Preschool – A project of healthy community food systems, connects preschools with with local growers for healthy, minimally processed, fresh foods, and the stories behind that local food.; augmented by school gardens and what is called “edible education.” www.farmtopreschool.org
Department of Human Services – Self Sufficiency Food Assistance Program is to provide a basic level of nutritional well-being for eligible families and individuals. www.dhs.laplata.org