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  • Our Partners
    http://wellaheadla.com/About/Our-Partners
    better health outcomes for our state would not be possible without the work of our local partners working directly in 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 citizens have the resources and opportunities to make informed, healthy choices. WellAhead's partners include those listed below. Our...
  • Health Equity
    http://wellaheadla.com/Programs/Health-Equity
    Equity Health equity is attainment of the highest level of health for all people. Achieving health equity requires valuing everyone equally with focused and ongoing societal efforts to address avoidable inequalities, historical and contemporary injustices, and the elimination of health and health care disparities. Health Equity WellSpots Programs Living Well-Ahead Additional Health Equity Resources County Health Rankings An interactive website by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation that provides maps and data on a variety of health and lifestyle indicators. See how your parish ranks among other parishes! Unnatural Causes A nationally acclaimed 7 part documentary series broadcasted by PBS exploring racial and socioeconomic inequalities in health. ChangeLabs Solutions Changelabs Solutions provides usable toolkits to improve healthy eating, tobacco control and childhood obesity. Promoting policy, systems and...
  • Early Childhood Health_old
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    Childhood Health Healthy habits start early! Many Louisiana children spend time in child care, early education programs or family day care sites around the state. Providers and families have a great opportunity to take care of children’s developing minds and growing bodies in the best way possible. Making sure kids are up and moving and eating healthy meals is key to ensuring that all of our children have a healthy, happy start in life. Well-Ahead Louisiana can help all child care settings create this healthy environment for the infants, toddlers, and families they serve. Early Childhood...
  • Oral HealthOLD
    http://wellaheadla.com/Programs/Oral-HealthOLD
    or Reduced Fee Clinics http://www.ladental.org/lda/public-resources/community-clinics Find providers for Medicaid or LaCHIP http://www.mcnala.net/en/find-dentist Adults with a BayouHealth plan may be eligible for certain dental benefits Learn more »...
  • Suggest A Wellspot
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    you for helping to move Louisiana Well-Ahead by suggesting a WellSpot! Please fill out the form below, providing the information available for your WellSpot suggestion. Once the form has been submitted our team will review the submission and determine if the location meets all WellSpot criteria....
  • Diabetes
    http://wellaheadla.com/Programs/Diabetes
    Diabetes is the 7 th leading cause of deaths in Louisiana. The Health Promotion team has worked diligently to develop strategies to increase access and awareness about diabetes, diabetes self-management education programs and diabetes prevention programs to decrease the burden of this disease. Diabetes Programs Healthy Eating On The Go Living...
  • Programs
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    Programs The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospital’s Office of Public Health, Health Promotion Team is mobilizing communities across the state, developing community resource linkages, and increasing the access to healthier environments. Through the Collective Impact Model, a common agenda has been set, shared measurements are in place, and supportive activities and communications are primed across the state. To learn more about our programs, click on the desired program below:...
  • Contact
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    Team Caroline Brazeel Health Promotion Director Colleen Arceneaux Policy and Practice Manager Chelsea Bennett Marketing and Creative Manager Alok Bhoi Epidemiologist Mechaune Butler Oral Health Program Manager Jerry Collins Business Operations Leader Marie Darr Quality Improvement Leader Whitney Fowler Community Outreach Leader Jamila Freightman Diabetes / Obesity Prevention Leader Norah Friar Epidemiologist Rebecca Guidroz Worksite Wellness Leader Kristen Hernandez Health Equity and Smoke-Free Housing Leader Kate Holmes School Health Leader Melissa R. Martin Community Outreach Manager Robin Rhodes Community Outreach Leader Alyana Samai Epidemiologist Eric Torres Business Operations Manager Renee Underwood Community Outreach Leader Contact About Our Mission Find WellSpots Living...
  • Health Equity
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  • Early Childhood Health_old
    http://wellaheadla.com/Programs/Early-Childhood-Health-Old
    Childhood Health Programs Nutrition and Physical Activity Self-Assessment for Child Care (NAP SACC) NAP SACC is a provider-based program implemented in childcare centers. The program promotes healthy weight development in preschool children by improving: the quality of food served the amount and quality of physical activity staff-child interactions facility nutrition and physical activity policies and practices related environmental characteristics If you are interested in participating in the NAP SACC program, email Leslie Lewis at leslie.lewis@la.gov . NAP SACC Resources NAP SACC in Louisiana (under the "Nutrition" dropdown) NAP SACC One Pager – attached in email Early Childhood Health Programs Child Care Center Benchmarks Child Care Center Resources School Health Additional Early Childhood Health Resources Screen Time and Physical Activity...
  • Heart Disease/Stroke
    http://wellaheadla.com/Programs/Heart-Disease-Stroke
    © 2015 Louisiana Department of Health & Hospitals Heart Disease/Stroke Prevention Efforts Our team's efforts, in partnership with the Center for Disease Control's Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, work to improve cardiovascular health through public health strategies and policies that promote Healthy lifestyles and behaviors. Health environments and communities. Access to early and affordable detection and treatment. We need more information here on what health promotion specifically is doing about these issues. Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention The mission of Health Promotion's Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention (DHDSP) work is to provide public health leadership to improve cardiovascular health for all, reduce the burden of these health outcomes, and to eliminate disparities associated with heart disease and stroke. Title Link One Title Link Two Title...
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