Our Partners

Creating better health outcomes for our state would not be possible without the work of our local partners working directly within communities across Louisiana. These local partnerships help highlight the challenges local residents face when trying to lead healthier lives and help their communities overcome those challenges. Together with our partners, we can ensure that all Louisiana residents have the resources and opportunities to make informed, healthy choices. Well-Ahead's partners include those listed below.


Action for Healthy Kids 
Alliance for a Healthier Generation
Alzheimer's Association of Louisiana
Alzheimer's Services of the Capital Area
American Cancer Society 
American Heart Association
American Lung Association
Central Louisiana Area Health Education Center
Central Louisiana Economic Development Alliance
Children's Bureau of New Orleans
Department of Education - CACFP 
Department of Education - Nutrition Services
Department of Education - Physical Education
East Baton Rouge Health Centers in School 
Ochsner Eat Fit
Growing Up Fit 
Healthy BR
Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Region VI Field Office 
Louisiana Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance
Louisiana Association of Principals 
Louisiana Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics 
Louisiana Comprehensive Cancer Control Program
Louisiana Farm to School
Louisiana Health Care Quality Forum
Louisiana Housing Council 
Louisiana Primary Care Association
Louisiana Public Health Institute - School Health Connection
Louisiana Public Health Institute – Tobacco Free Living 
Louisiana Restaurant Association
Louisiana State University Ag Center
Louisiana State University Tobacco Control Initiative 
March of Dimes
Pennington Biomedical Research Center
Rapides Foundation
School Nutrition Association of Louisiana 
Smoking Cessation Trust
Southeast Dairy Association 
Southeast Louisiana Area Health Education Center
Southern University Ag Center 
Southwest Louisiana Area Health Education Center
The Healthy School Food Collaborative
Tulane Prevention Research Center
YMCA of the Capital Area