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Understanding Nutrition: A Primer on Programs and Policies in California is an online resource, that includes 4 sections with 19 modules – to orient policymakers, advocates, program directors, parents and students to the federal and state agencies, programs, and laws established to address nutrition-related issues. By offering a resource that allows leaders to educate themselves about this often intricate infrastructure, we hope this Primer advances thoughtful discussion and public policy.
Included in this primer are 19 modules organized into four sections:
Role of Government
Public Nutrition and Food Assistance Programs in California
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Support for this Primer: This material was produced with support from the California Department of Public Health’s Network for a Healthy California with funding from USDA SNAP, known in California as CalFresh (formerly Food Stamps). These institutions are equal opportunity providers and employers. CalFresh provides assistance to low-income households and can help buy nutritious foods for better health. For CalFresh information, call 1-877-847-3663. For important nutrition information, visit www.cachampionsforchange.net.
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