Nutrition and Healthy Weight

Everyone deserves access to healthy food to maintain a healthy weight. This includes people with disabilities.

Nutrition is for Everyone

Nutrition is for Everyone: Pilot program that aims to increase awareness and consumption of fruits and vegetables among people with disabilities through efforts of Nutrition Ambassadors, Deputy Ambassadors, and Community Nutrition Advocates in states with the most need. Learn More >

Inclusive Health and Healthy Weight

Inclusive Health and Healthy Weight: National collaborative that mobilizes partners to influence inclusion of people with intellectual disabilities in health promotion and care – and make it the norm. AUCD Network members have collaborated with the Special Olympics International, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities (NCBDDD), to create Foundational Principles for Sustainable Inclusion of People with Intellectual Disability (pdf document, web, pdf summary sheet) Learn More >

Nutrition Special Interest Group

Nutrition Special Interest Group: Open discussion group on nutrition and disability. Subscribers can collaborate on and share nutrition resources, relevant health policy updates, issues affecting nutritional health, and more. Learn More >