National resources and organizations

Centers for Disease Control

American Heart Association
Find information on heart health and a list of recommendations for diet and lifestyle.

Building Our Understanding: Key Concepts of Evaluation
Find information on healthy living

Food and Drug AdministrationUnited States Department of Agriculture
Learn more about the administration and find information on food labeling and nutrition.

Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public HealthHarvard University
Find information on nutrition, recipes and fitness.

Nutrition Education SNAP-Ed Connection/United States Department of Agriculture
Nutrition Education can be used to deliver nutrition messages to the SNAP-Ed audience. Nutrition Education is one of the three approaches outlined in the SNAP-Ed Guidance.

PubMed Central U.S. National Institutes of Health’s National Library of Medicine
PubMed Central® (PMC) is a free full-text archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health’s National Library of Medicine (NIH/NLM).

Resources National Farm to School Network
Search the resource database to find information by setting and topic.

SNAP-Ed LibraryUnited States Department of Agriculture
Find information on interventions, education materials and program administration.

SNAP-Ed ToolkitUnited States Department of Agriculture
This toolkit will help SNAP-Ed Implementing Agencies across the country find evidence-based interventions and explore the SNAP-Ed Evaluation Framework in order to strengthen our impact on our goal to help SNAP-eligible households make healthy eating and physical activity choices on a limited budget.

Today’s Dietitian
Browse this magazine for nutrition professionals.

The Out of School Nutrition and Physical Activity (OSNAP) InitiativeHarvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health/Harvard University
The Out of School Nutrition and Physical Activity (OSNAP) Initiative works with out of school time (OST) programs to improve nutrition- and physical activity-related practices, environments, and policies.

The Social-Ecological Model: A Framework for Prevention
Find information on prevention strategies

United States Department of Agriculture

Eat RightAcademy of Nutrition and Dietetics
Find resources on food, fitness and health. Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion/United States Department of Health and Human Services

Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
The Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child, or WSCC model, is CDC’s framework for addressing health in schools.

National health and nutrition organizations