Food & Beverages

Making the healthy choice the easy choice

A healthy diet is key to maintaining good health. Well-designed food systems positively shape the health, environmental, social, and economic outcomes of neighborhoods and communities. We work on a variety of policy strategies that advance health equity through each component of the food system and help ensure access to healthy, affordable foods and beverages.

Get started with the resources we've highlighted below, and learn more about all of our areas of work.

Food Systems Guide
Strategies for Health & Food System Partners
This guide offers legal and policy considerations to help health systems, local governments, and community organizations collaboratively build just and resilient food systems.
Procurement Collection
Procurement
ChangeLab Solutions explores solutions at the intersection of food policy and procurement strategies, to improve community health and create more just food systems.
Sugary Drinks
Limiting Sugary Drinks
Sugary drinks like soda and sports drinks are a proven driver of diabetes, obesity, and health inequities. Use our sugary drink tools to protect your community from Big Soda companies.
Alcohol Collection
Addressing Alcohol-Related Harms
Excessive alcohol use can increase nuisance issues, violence, motor vehicle crashes, and health care costs. Learn about evidence-based strategies to reduce alcohol-related harms.