USDA Food and Nutrition Services (FNS)

The FNS research webpage includes resources on the SNAP (food stamp) program, WIC, food insecurity, nutrition education, child nutrition and food distribution studies. The FNS regulations webpage includes legislation resources for school meals programs, SNAP, summer meal service, WIC, and the Child, Adult and Elderly Care Food Program.

The Food Assistance Program webpage provides resources to Food Distribution on Indian Reservations, Hunger and Food Insecurity, elderly nutrition programs, and head start.

http://www.fns.usda.gov/fns/

Let's Move Initiative

Let’s Move is an initiative of the Office of the First Lady, Michelle Obama, designed to solve the issue of childhood obesity within a generation and involves parents and families in order to get kids more active and eating healthier foods. The website includes resources for parents, community leaders, schools and health care professionals to begin to address the nations childhood obesity epidemic.

http://www.letsmove.gov/

American Public Health Association (APHA)

The APHA resource page for Minority Health offers a vast range of resources, reports and studies, and organizations related to African American, Hispanic, Asian, and American Indian populations and obesity.

http://www.apha.org/about/Public+Health+Links/LinksMinorityHealth.htm