Links

Links


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WIC Flyers & Websites


Nutrition and Recipes

  • choosemyplate.gov — This site provides information, materials and activities about good nutrition.
  • Mealsmatter.org — This site provides excellent ideas and recipes for preparing healthy meals.
  • nutrition.answers.com — This site provides nutrition information developed by Dr. Nina Franklin.
  • Recipes — Search by keyword or ingredients. Printout available as whole page, 3×5 or 4×6 card size. Users rate recipes on a 1-5 star scale.

Breastfeeding

  • Idahobreastfeeding.com - Site of Idaho Breastfeeding Coalition supporting and protecting breastfeeding for a healthier Idaho
  • Office on Women's Health: Breastfeeding Resources 
  • Idaho Health & Welfare — from the Early Childhood Information Clearinghouse
  • BreastfeedingOnline – Articles, Advice and Encouragement
  • La Leche League International — La Leche League International’s mission is to help mothers worldwide to breastfeed through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information and education, and to promote a better understanding of breastfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and the mother.
  • International Lactation Consultant Association — Promotes the professional development, advancement, and recognition of lactation consultants worldwide for the benefit of breastfeeding women, infants and children.
  • Breastfeeding — FDA – New parents want to give their babies the very best. When it comes to nutrition, the best first food for babies is breast milk.
  • Breastfeeding & Infant Nutrition — AAFP (American Academy of Family Physicians)
  • SupportBreastfeeding.com — Legislation supporting breastfeeding addresses such issues as a woman’s right to breastfeed in public, express milk at work, and receive an exemption from jury duty.

Additional nutritious recipes, breastfeeding and exercise links HERE.


Car Seat Finder & Safety (NHTSA)


Community Resources

Ada County - List of helpful resources

Elmore County - List of helpful resources


Services to help you live better


Nursing is Normal

The following video, “Nursing is Normal” was created by a coalition of community partners including Central District Health, St. Alphonsus, Saint Luke’s, Elmore Medical Center and a local pediatrician. The video aims to raise awareness of the benefits of breastfeeding.



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upcoming events



AUG 32-5pm
SCHOOL SPORTS PHYSICALS

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AUG 98am-5pm
SERV-SAFE FOOD SAFETY TRAINING

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AUG 20 8:30 am
BOARD OF HEALTH MEETING

The next Board of Health meeting will be held on Friday, August 20, 2021 at 707 N. Armstrong Pl, Boise. The Board Meeting schedule is posted inside CDH Headquarters and on the Board Meetings page, HERE. View past meetings via YouTube.