Additional Resources

Free resources such as sample policies and assessment tools

Breastfeeding: What to Know, What to Ask

This one-pager from Eat Smart, Move More North Carolina shares basic information about breastfeeding and/or pumping at work.

Breastfeeding: Returning to Work

This two-pager from the North Carolina Breastfeeding Coalition provides practical tips, including a checklist and typical schedule, to help the breastfeeding mom prepare for her return to work.

Cardiovascular Health Action Steps for Employers

Developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, this is a short list of concrete action steps that employers can take to improve employees’ cardiovascular health.

The CDC Worksite Health ScoreCard

This assessment tool from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention helps employees assess their health promotion programs, identify gaps, and prioritize high-impact strategies to prevent heart disease, stroke and related conditions.

Sample Healthy Foods Policy

This template was developed by the North Carolina Division of Public Health.

Using Evidence for Public Health Decision Making: Assessment of Health Risks with Feedback to Change Employees’ Health

This PowerPoint presentation, provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, summarizes the findings of the Task Force on Community Preventive Services regarding how Health Risk Assessments can be used most effectively in worksites.

NC Making It Work Tool Kit

The Making It Work Tool Kit is a resource to help breastfeeding mothers return to work. It is designed to provide assistance to breastfeeding mothers, their employers and their families