Healthy Families, Healthy Lives

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Nutrition First is a nonprofit organization working to improve the health of children in Washington state.

We support and promote breastfeeding, good nutrition, and prevention of childhood obesity through education and advocacy.

Nutrition First strives to:

Ensure that young children of families with limited resources have opportunities for better nutrition to improve overall health and act collectively;

Operate as a network to provide ideas, materials, procedures, and education to promote the health, well-being, and nutritional status of women, infants, and children;

Serve as a resource at the request of government, organizations, or individuals regarding issues affecting the health and nutrition of women, infants, and children;

Promote, support, and advise nutrition programs working on behalf of maternal and child health and/or the public’s health in communities.