For Policy Makers

The North Carolina Center for Health and Wellness plays a critical role in facilitating the collection and dissemination of statistically signification data to identify best practices and inform state policy on health and wellness initiatives. 

To accomplish this, the Center is working on policy, program and practice evaluation tools, and training providers in how to use them.  

N.C. Alliance for Health

The North Carolina Alliance for Health is an independent, statewide coalition advocating for policies that promote wellness and reduce the impact of obesity and tobacco.  


Eat Smart, Move More Policy Strategy Platform

The Eat Smart, Move More NC Policy Strategy Platform outlines the current policy issues most crucial to the movement’s mission. It is intended to assist all of the members of the Eat Smart, Move More NC leadership team in their advocacy efforts by conveying the coalition’s policy interest and providing basic information about each policy strategy.

The Policy Strategy Platform: Summary of State Legislation provides additional information about relevant state legislation introduced to North Carolina from 2009-2012.