Morehouse Healthy Communities

Our mission

To build thriving communities to enhance the quality of life in Morehouse Parish.

Our goals

  • Increase physical activity
  • Maintain positive collaboration between organizations
  • Increase community engagement by meeting members where they are
  • Educating and informing community on healthy options
  • Increase access to healthier foods

Our partners

  • LSU AgCenter
  • Southern AgCenter
  • Morehouse Parish School Board
  • Ascent Health
  • Bastrop Daily Enterprise Newspaper
  • Care and Hope Ministry
  • City of Bastrop
  • CommuniHealth
  • Sam’s Boutique
  • Holy Temple Food Bank
  • Kids 1st Morehouse
  • City Council
  • City Marshall
  • Louisiana Department of Health-Opioid Prevention
  • Louisiana Health Care Connections
  • Louisiana Tobacco Free Living Campaign
  • MCIO Head Start
  • More Network
  • Morehouse General Hospital
  • Morehouse Parish 4-H
  • Morehouse Parish Economic Development
  • Morehouse Parish Health Unit
  • Morehouse Parish Police Jury
  • Mt. Zion Helping Hands Food Pantry
  • Nurse Family Partnership
  • Parents as Teachers
  • Robinson-Williams Restoration of HOPE Community Center
  • True Vine North Food Pantry
  • Well-Ahead Louisiana
  • Children’s Coalition of NELA
  • Northeast Delta Human Services Authority

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The LSU AgCenter and the LSU College of Agriculture