Center TRT Training and Research Translation
The Center TRT provides practitioners with the best available evidence on preventing and controlling obesity and other chronic diseases through the translation of interventions focusing on nutrition, physical activity and breastfeeding practices.
Recommended Strategies to Prevent Obesity
Profiles is a guide for nutrition policy and advocacy on a global level. It addresses issues such as malnutrition and vitamin deficiency.
Prevention Institute: Nutrition Policy Profiles
The Prevention Institute provides profiles and policy recommendations on various nutrition policies.
Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI)
The Center for Science in the Public Interest has a toolkit for improving school foods through policy changes. Model policies, fact sheets, and reports are included.
Healthy Youth! Tools and Resources
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention lists resources and shows individuals how the resources may be used to implement school policies.
State & Local Food Policy Councils
This site provides information on organizing a Food Policy Council for the examination of a state or local food system.
Nutrition and Physical Activity Self Assessment for Child Care Programs
This website offers a self-assessment tool to improve nutrition and physical activity environment, policies and practices in child care programs.
Eat Smart, Move More…North Carolina
Eat Smart, Move More is a statewide initiative that promotes increased opportunities for physical activity and healthy eating through policy and environmental change.
Resources for schools from Missouri Dept of Elementary & Secondary Education.
Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity
Information and resources on policy.
National Policy & Legal Analysis Network to Prevent Childhood Obesity
Resources and information on childhood obesity policy issues.