Nutrition in Community/Institutional Settings

Meets: 2nd Tuesday of each month at 1pm

Co-Chairs:

Adam Becker, Executive Director, Consortium to Lower Obesity in Chicago’s Children (CLOCC)

Michael Isaacson, Assistant Director of Community Health, Kane County Health Department

2015 Focus: Reducing consumption of and access to sugary beverages, limiting marketing of unhealthy foods to kids and developing a statewide dollar-matching program at Farmers Markets for SNAP recipients.

Workgroup Resources:

IAPO long-term goals

Reducing consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages

Limiting marketing of unhealthy foods to children

Creating healthy food and beverage environments