The MCH Nutrition Council, a part of ASPHN, provides national leadership for efforts to achieve optimal well-being through healthy eating and active living among the maternal and child health population, including those served by Title V/MCH Block Grants. MCH Nutrition Council members represent a wide array of practices. Council members advocate for nutrition policies, programs, and services that improve the wellbeing of women, infants, children, adolescents and families. Scroll down to learn about what Council members do and for information on joining the Council. See buttons below to learn more about the Council, view the current MCH Council leader list and work plan.
Each state MCH Director, in consultation with that state's ASPHN Designee, selects an MCH-funded nutritionist or other nutrition staff member to be their state's Council Liaison.MCH Nutrition Council Liaison Position and Process