Community Gardens

Community Gardens

Healthy Grocery Store Initiatives

Increasing Access to Safe Places to Play

Stencil Projects

Yoga for Kids Programs

Enhancing Community Partnerships

Developing Complete Streets Plans

The obesity epidemic in Louisiana continues to be one of the most critical health concerns for the state, with 34.9% of the adult population being overweight. With funding from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the LSU AgCenter Healthy Communities project will address the nutrition and physical activity environments in Louisiana through a systematic, community driven approach to reduce obesity.

Motivating People, Changing Lives


Our Mission: To improve the overall health of Madison Parish by creating a healthy environment where residents are empowered to make healthy choices.

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Tensas on the Move


Our Mission: To improve the overall health of residents through community collaboration.

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Walk, Talk, Eat Healthy


Our Mission: To educate, to empower, and to motivate this parish by providing opportunities to develop a more accessible and healthier lifestyle.

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Our Mission: To improve the overall health of residents in West Feliciana Parish through community collaboration.

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Innovate . Educate . Improve Lives

The LSU AgCenter and the LSU College of Agriculture

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