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Food Access

  • Feed More

    Feed More collects, prepares and distributes food to neighbors in need across 34 counties and cities in Central, Virginia.

  • Virginia Farmers Market Association

    The Mission of the VFMA is to “Support farmers markets through education initiatives, while building opportunities for collaboration, networking, advocacy, and innovation that supports the growth and sustainability of farmers markets statewide.”

  • Virginia Fresh Match

    The Virginia Fresh Match nutrition incentive program doubles the value of SNAP (or food stamps) spent at participating farmers markets.

  • Feed Va

    Virginia trends in hunger, food access and health. Explore the data here. Search for information you need to make an impact in Virginia.

  • Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services

    The Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS) promotes the economic growth and development of Virginia agriculture, provides consumer protection and encourages environmental stewardship.

  • USDA-Food and Nutrition Services

    The Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) works to end hunger and obesity through the administration of 15 federal nutrition assistance programs.

  • Virginia Farm to School Program

    The Virginia Farm-to-School program promotes opportunities for schools, distributors and growers to work together to increase the volume of locally grown foods served in school cafeterias and dining halls at all levels of education.

Food Education

  • Action for Healthy Kids

    Action for Healthy Kids is a public-private partnership of more than 75 organizations dedicated to promoting school health.

  • Childhood Overweight and Obesity

    Obesity now affects 1 in 6 children and adolescents in the United States.

  • Healthy Children

    Ask the Pediatrician · E-Magazines · Immunization Schedules · Symptom Checker · Apps for Families · Newsletters

  • Rev Your Bev

    Rev Your Bev is a statewide movement to improve the health of all Virginians by encouraging people to drink more water.

  • American Diabetes Association

    Regardless of where you are with diabetes—newly diagnosed, fighting type 1 or type 2, or being there for a loved one—there’s something you should know: help is available.

  • Better Health Foundation

    Produce for Better Health Foundation (PBH), a nonprofit 501(c)(3), is the only national organization dedicated to helping consumers live happier, healthy lives by eating more fruits and vegetables, including fresh, frozen, canned, dried and 100% juice, every single day.

  • Kids Health

    KidsHealth is the #1 most-trusted source for physician-reviewed information and advice on children’s health and parenting issues. For parents, kids, and teens. 

  • American Heart Association

    Learn more about the American Heart Association’s efforts to reduce death caused by heart disease and stroke.

  • Choose MyPlate

    ChooseMyPlate.gov provides practical information to individuals, health professionals, nutrition educators, and the food industry to help consumers build a healthier plate.

  • MedlinePlus

    Find information on health conditions, wellness issues, and more in easy-to-read language on MedlinePlus, the up-to-date, trusted health information site.

  • Virginia Cooperative Extension

    Virginia Cooperative Extension’s credible experts and educators share university knowledge, information, and tools you can use every day to improve your life.

Food Production

  • Virginia Cooperative Extension

    Virginia Cooperative Extension’s credible experts and educators share university knowledge, information, and tools you can use every day to improve your life.

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