Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
Health, Human Services and Public Policy
This capstone project is designed to increase resources to healthy food choices for families living in low-income neighborhoods, the majority of whom are enrolled in Women, Infants and Children (WIC) or other healthy family programs. Conducting a needs assessment by mapping and surveying the defined neighborhood assets and indicators. Collaborating with key stakeholders to address areas of needed improvement and establishing local implementation changes.
McKillip, Jessica, "Communities of excellence in nutrition, physical activity and obesity prevention (CXÂ³) : a local needs assessment of Monterey County neighborhoods" (2008). Capstone Projects and Master's Theses. 162.