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Details for Service Physical Activity and Nutrition
Service Name Physical Activity and Nutrition Program Name Access, Outreach
Goal Expand awareness, understanding and use of information to enhance the health and safety of North Carolinians.
Objective Assure that children and/or adults have access to consistent and accurate health and safety information through outreach and education.
Division Division of Public Health
Service Description

The Physical Activity and Nutrition service helps to make communities, worksites and early care and education centers healthier places to live, earn and learn. It encourages change to policies and environments to help community members eat smart, move more and achieve a healthy weight. Activities include:

  • ·        Integrating nutrition and physical activity standards into statewide early care and education systems       
  • ·        Providing system level supports to early care and education systems that help providers, technical assistants, and facilities                       meet established nutrition or physical activity standards.    
  • ·        Enhancing physical activity through activity-friendly transportation plans and policies                      
  • ·        Encouraging employers to support healthy eating as well as places and time for breastfeeding in the workplace                          
  • ·        Promoting continuity of care/community support for breastfeeding                        
  • ·        Supporting the implementation of food service guidelines in community and worksite venues                     

Web Site http://www.communityclinicalconnections.com/What_We_Do/improve.html Year First Initiated 2003
Available State Wide Yes Geographic Area Served
Grants Provided No Competitive Bidding No
Competitive Bidding Details
Waiting List No Waiting List Start Date
Number Waiting
Waiting List Details

Income Eligibility
Income Eligibility No
Income Eligibility Method
Income Eligibility Type
Whose Income Eligibility
Income Disregard No
Income Disregard Desc
Income Verified No
Income Verified Method
Income Criteria
Income Eligibility Change
Income Eligibility Method Prior To Change
Income Eligibility Other

Target Population
Age Range Start Age Range End
0 100+

Legal Authority
Authorization Level Authorization Type Citation
Not Applicable

Budget Information
State Fiscal Year (SFY)
As of the month of
Authorized Budget Fiscal Year 2024 SFY 2023-2024 Year To Date Expenditures Balance
Salary and Fringes (1X) 0 0 0
Salary Other (1X) 0 0 0
Operating (2X-5X) 0 0 0
Contracts/Allocations (6X) 0 0 0
Reserves (7X) 0 0 0
Transfers (8X) 0 0 0
Total Requirements 0 0 0
Receipts-Federal 0 0 0
Receipts- Local receipts 0 0 0
Receipts- Other receipts 0 0 0
Total Receipts 0 0 0
General Fund Appropriations 0 0 0
State Local Other
0 0 0
State Local
0 0