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  • Hospital Specific
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    © 2015 Louisiana Department of Health & Hospitals Hospital Specific WellSpot Resources Categories General | School Specific | Child Care Center Specific | Hospital Specific | Restaurant Specific Hospital Specific WellSpots Find WellSpots WellSpot...
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  • Early Childhood Health
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    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...
  • Oral HealthOLD
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    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 »...
  • Smoke-Free Public Housing
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    Policy in Multi-Unit Housing TOOLKITS Change is in the Air: HUD Working with Landlords and Property Managers on Smoke-Free Housing: ChangeLab Solutions Healthy Homes Manual: Smoke-Free Policies in Multi-Unit Housing, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)...
  • Our Partners
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    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...
  • WellSpot Benchmarks
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    WellSpots WellSpot Resources School Benchmarks Child Care Center Benchmarks Worksite Benchmarks Hospital Benchmarks Restaurant Benchmarks College/University Benchmarks WellSpot Benchmarks WellSpot Designation Benchmarks Organizations that meet certain benchmarks can be designated as a Level 1, 2 or 3 WellSpots. To find out more about becoming a WellSpot, click on the appropriate WellSpot category below! You can also t ake a WellSpot assessment and find out how close you already are to becoming a WellSpot or download a printable PDF guide to becoming a WellSpot. Select the appropriate organization type: SCHOOLS CHILD CARE CENTERS WORKSITES HOSPITALS RESTAURANTS COLLEGES &...
  • Healthy Eating
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    Healthy Eating Resources Alliance for a Healthier Generation This site contains everyday health tips as well as information regarding dropping liquid calories, eating real food not junk food, and recipes; contains a product calculator for visitors to find out if their favorite snacks are smart snacks. There are also links for healthy schools as well as links for parents to keep their children healthy during out-of-school time American Heart Association If you’re trying to cut back on added sugars or calories, try these swaps to get the sweet taste you love. Choose My Plate The site contains information regarding healthy eating on a budget, daily food plans, recipes, cookbooks, and menus. It also contains healthy eating tips, videos (kitchen timesavers, etc), and calculators (BMI, etc). There are interactive quizzes regarding portion control and calorie utilization. USDA-Choose MyPlate Supertracker – Body Weight Planner...
  • Our Mission
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    Louisiana Communities to a Healthier Future 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 Well-Ahead Louisiana brand. The Health Promotion Team promotes chronic disease prevention efforts in Louisiana by providing a coordinated investment of prevention funds, establishing basic community based health interventions, and strategic targeting of systems level health interventions to the residents of Louisiana in a more streamlined and efficient way. Health promotion fosters a statewide community based network that promotes health in all places and spaces, connecting organizations across the state to the resources that will make healthy living easily accessible to each and every person. Our...
  • About | Well-Ahead Louisiana
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    pretty proud of our way of life in Louisiana. Although, improving our wellbeing doesn't have to mean giving up our favorite things like good food, great music and legendary festivals. Rather, it means making smart choices so we can enjoy our favorite things even longer. Small choices towards wellness, enabled by the environments we're in every day, allow us the opportunity for balance. Together we can shape a future that gives us the chance to feel better and enjoy life a little longer. The Challenge: Louisiana is… 48 th in Overall Health 44 th in Outcomes 49 th in Determinants 48 th in...
  • Become A WellSpot
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    your organization Well-Ahead We are excited to see you are ready to join us on the journey to move your organization Well-Ahead! The WellSpot designation process begins with an online assessment. Our assessments help compare what you are currently doing in your organization with our benchmark standards. From there, you will receive an Action Plan that will lead you to Take Action on the benchmark areas you can improve. Once you have taken action, our team will review your documentation and will designate you as a Level 1, Level 2 or Level 3WellSpot. After designation, we will assist you in celebrating your success and will arm you with resources to continue to make healthy decisions for yourself and your organization. Select the appropriate WellSpot assessment below to get started! School Assessment Childcare Center Assessment Worksite Assessment Hospital Assessment Restaurant Assessment College and University Assessment Enter the “6 Steps...
  • Heart Disease/Stroke
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    © 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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