CalFresh Healthy Living (Formerly Champions for Change) is a statewide movement of local, state and national partners collectively working toward improving the health status of low-income Californians through increased fruit and vegetable consumption and daily physical activity.
The Tobacco Prevention Program (TPP)’s mission is to reduce tobacco use and exposure to secondhand and thirdhand smoke. TPP offers information, education, and training to support changes in individual behavior as well as our environments. The program is committed to serving the diverse health needs of the community and to improve overall quality of life in Fresno County.
LWCA is a four-year initiative (2014-2018) aimed at reducing the prevalence of obesity, diabetes, and heart disease in Fresno County. LWCA collaborates with community partners and health clinic systems to implement sustainable policies that help to increase access to healthier food, promote walking and biking, and advocate lifestyle change programs.
LOHP is a 5 year state-wide initiative (2017-2022) that supports oral health efforts in Fresno County. The goal of the LOHP is to increase oral health awareness, promote dental resources, and to collaborate with local partners on school-based initiatives.
Collaborating for Wellness is a five-year initiative (2018-2023) aimed at contributing to the prevention and management of heart disease and stroke throughout Fresno County.
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the State Physical Activity and Nutrition (SPAN) program addresses local level nutrition and physical activity interventions that support health, nutrition, safe and accessible physical activity, and breastfeeding accommodations. Fresno County was one of five counties selected by CDPH for local interventions.
PICH is a three-year initiative (2014-2017) that supports public health efforts to reduce chronic diseases, promote healthier lifestyles, reduce health disparities, and control health care spending.