Congress passed Section 204 of PL 108-265 of the Child Nutrition and WIC Reauthorization Act of 2004 requiring local education agencies to develop a local wellness policy that addresses the growing problem of childhood obesity.
The policy was required to be developed by July 1, 2006. Multiple resources for schools to use for developing local wellness policies can be located below in the Resource Section.
|Additional Wellness Policy Resources|
|Introduction Letter to Superintendents|
|NH 2011 School Wellness Policy and Implementation Assessment- March 31, 2012
ISI Research & Training Institute Inc., d/b/a Community Health Institute
|NH Promising Wellness Policies|
|Section 204: Local Wellness Policy Assessment Project Introduction Letter|
|School Wellness Policy Assessment Form - 2008|
|School Wellness Policy and Resources Assessment Summary - June 2005|
|USDA School Resource Kit|
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