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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) 2023
As of the month of September 2022
Authorized Budget Fiscal Year 2023 SFY 2022-2023 Year To Date Expenditures Balance
Salary and Fringes (1X) 489,126 68,371 420,755
Salary Other (1X) 11,283 0 11,283
Operating (2X-5X) 528,958 117,451 411,507
Contracts/Allocations (6X) 4,639,607 1,206,189 3,433,418
Reserves (7X) 0 0 0
Transfers (8X) 0 0 0
Total Requirements 5,668,974 1,392,011 4,276,963
Receipts-Federal 4,232,203 751,168 3,481,036
Receipts- Local receipts 0 0 0
Receipts- Other receipts 554,353 358,000 196,353
Total Receipts 4,786,556 1,109,168 3,677,389
General Fund Appropriations 882,418 282,844 599,574
State Local Other
0 0 0
State Local
0 0