Food Is Medicine

West Virginia leads the country in chronic diseases such as high blood pressure, diabetes, and obesity. FARMacy provides access to affordable produce and food prep education to patients with chronic disease.

Access

Providing "Prescriptions" for healthy produce to West Virginians with Chronic Disease, linking health care providers and patients to WV farmers and growers.

Affordability

Providing healthy produce to West Virginians with Chronic Disease at reduced cost.

Education

Providing basic cooking skills and nutritional information to West Virginians with Chronic Disease using the WVU Extension educators, DPP program, and available community educational resources.