The Broward Nutrition and Fitness Task Force is a community coalition established in 2005 by the Broward County Health Department in response to rising obesity rates. Since then it has gradually become a collaborative effort aimed to educate and empower our community to be more nutritionally aware, to make better food choices, and to get more physically active. Testing new content!
The task force has many community partners, who are currently working on strategies/focus areas to make Broward into a healthier place to live, work and play. These strategies have been defined by Broward County obesity statistics , as well as evidence-based techniques to increase health awareness and physical activity in communities. The strategies are listed below: