healthy families, healthy lives

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

  • 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.