The goal of the CPC and the Health Action Partnership is to advance the adoption of School Based After School Wellness Policies across all 12 school districts in Jefferson County, Alabama.
Access and promote the following in School Based After School Programs:
Healthier food and drink choices
Increased physical activity
Reduced screen time
CPC Technical Assistance Programs
Healthy Snacks 101
Training Video: Healthy Snacks 101 (Part 1)
Training Video: Healthy Snacks 101 (Part 2)
Let's Get Physical!
ReCharge! - Energizing After-School is a fun-for-kids program designed for students in grades 2 to 6 to learn about and practice good nutrition and physical activity habits. A collaboration with the National Football League, ReCharge! is a complete, easy-to-use kit with lesson plans, equipment, information for families and much more.
Fruit and Veggie Champions - A fun website for kids to go to learn about healthy habits.
More Matters - a good tool to learn more about fruits and vegetables (how to prepare, store, serving sizes and more!)
Action for Healthy Kids - The best ways to combat childhood obesity. LEARN THE FACTS!
Empower Me 4 Life - A resource guide from the Alliance For A Healthier Generation, to help kids empower themselves to live healthy lives
FRAC - Food Research and Action Center
Lets Move!- Michelle Obama’s initiative to eliminate obesity in the next generation
Champion’s For Health- Learn about being Healthy in Jefferson County
CPC Survey Documents
CPC Survey Introduction
2010 - 2011 Survey Instrument
Health Action Partnership Information
Contact the CPC's Health Policies Team
Dr. Pamela B. Weed, Esq.
Health Policies Coordinator
Phone: (205) 541-3397
Natalie Kianoff, BA
Health Policies Analyst
Phone: (205) 936-0120
Hank O'Steen, MBA
Health Policies Communications Specialist
Phone: (205) 264-8181