We are a statewide policy and advocacy organization dedicated to improving the health and well being of low income Californians by increasing their access to nutritious, affordable food.

Water in Schools

Water is an essential, calorie-free nutrient, yet is little used as an obesity prevention strategy. This page provides updates and news on efforts to implement requirements to promote drinking water in schools.

CFPA Primary Contact

Ariana Oliva
Nutrition Policy Advocate
Los Angeles Office
213.482.8200 ext. 203
ariana@cfpa.net

More Resources

The “Water in Schools” website offers background information, best practices, and other resources developed to help promote water consumption and reduce the consumption of sugary drinks in schools. Visit the site here.

Download your free copy of               Water Works: A Guide to Improving Water Access & Consumption in Schools. PDF

Operation: Hydration                               How providing water in California schools can help children become healthier adults. PDF

Water Access Audit Tool                            Download the tool under resources to see how accessible water is on your school campus. link

 

Water in Schools Updates & News

 

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