Professional Resources

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Educational Resources

"Just Eating? Practicing our Faith at the Table": a leader workbook with activities that link eating and health with hunger and justice issues.

Church Health Reader: Provides health and nutrition related research, tips and resources to be used in places of worship.

     


Food Insecurity Resources

Tossed Treasures: America’s Wasted Food Problem, and How Dietetic Professionals Can Help

The Hungry and Overweight Paradox

eatrightPro Food Insecurity Resources

     


Government Resources

Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships: This USDA Center is one of 13 Centers for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships across Federal agencies. These centers provide resources connecting faith-based and neighborhood organizations.

Center for Disease Control (CDC): Partnering with the National Diabetes Education Program and the National Institutes of Health, the CDC has created a “Faith Leaders Toolkit: Diabetes Prevention and Management” resource.

     


Health Associations

Catholic Health Association: One of the largest groups of nonprofit health care providers in the nation, CHA employs RDNs and NDTRs in more than 600 hospitals and 1,600 long-term care and other health facilities in all 50 states.

     


Health Ministry

Health Ministry Association: An organization dedicated to “educating, mentoring and advocating” for those working as Faith Community Nurses, Health Ministers and Spiritual Leaders for diverse faith communities.

Faithful Families: This organization works directly in communities of faith across the country to promote health for individuals, families and communities.

      


      

Additional resources will be added throughout the year. Check back for new updates!