Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity and Obesity: State-based Physical Activity Program Directory

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Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity and Obesity: State-based Physical Activity Program Directory

Description

This Web site provides information about physical activity programs involving State departments of health. The site can be used to research programs, gather ideas, and share information.

This site includes the following sections:

  • Search by State for ongoing programs involving State departments of health (choose to display inventory of programs or profile of State department of health)
  • Search by keyword (search by program setting, target population, primary program component, or custom keywords; choose to include only programs with evaluations or products)
  • Comments and inquiries for improving this resource
  • Features (tips on using the site)
  • Background on the directory (including general information about promoting physical activity and the States’ role)
  • Considerations for use (limitations of the directory and suggestions for maximizing its usefulness)
  • Frequently asked questions (FAQ)
  • At-a-glance guide (printer-friendly version of program inventory features and definitions)
  • Search tips
  • Definitions of relevant terms

Developer:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity

Funding Sources:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

History

Release Date: 2002
Review Date: 2007
Recent Summary: February 2008
Original Summary: January 2004
Last Updated: 02/20/13

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