Georgia

Georgia SNAP-Ed Contact Information
State Agency    
Georgia Department of Human Resources
Latresh Davenport
SNAP-Ed Program Coordinator
Division of Family and Children's Services
Office of Family Independence
Food and Nutrition Unit
2 Peachtree St NW, 21st Floor
Atlanta, GA 30303
Phone: 404-656-5477
   
Implementing Agencies
(Sub-grantee)
   
Georgia Department of Public Health
Contact: Kimberly Jenkins
2 Peachtree Street, NW
Atlanta, GA 30303
Phone: 404-463-2746
Health M Powers
Contact: Christi Kay
250 Scientific Drive, Suite 500
Norcross, GA 30092
Phone: 770-817-1733
Fax: 770-817-1737
Open Hand Atlanta
Contact: Tammy Reasoner
181 Armour Drive, N.E.
Atlanta, Georgia
Phone: 404-419-3325
Fax: 404-872-9301
The University of Georgia Department of Family and Consumer Sciences
Contact: Edda Z. Cotto-Rivera
Nutrition Education Program Coordinator, SNAP-Ed
001D Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr
Athens, GA 30602-1589
Phone: 706-542-7171
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Georgia Practitioner Stories

Measuring Physical Fitness in Georgia's Schools—An Illustration of the Impact of One Indicator in the SNAP-Ed Evaluation Framework

In partnership with the Georgia Departments of Health, Education and Human Services, HealthMPowers, Georgia State University, and other key stakeholders, Georgia has been collecting annual health-related fitness data on one million students in grades 4–12 since 2012. These data align with the SNAP-Ed Evaluation Framework’s physical activity and reduced sedentary behavior indicator, MT3.....full story.

Chart showing the percent of students in the Healthy Fitness Zone using Fitnessgram Assessment 2012-2015


Practitioner Stories demonstrate the use of the SNAP-Ed Evaluation Framework indicators in SNAP-Ed programs.

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