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We Can! (Ways to Enhance Children Activity and Nutrition) Materials - Energize Our Community: Toolkit for Action

This toolkit gives community planners a one-stop shop of planning tools, reproducible materials, and curricula with dynamic activities for parents to encourage a healthy weight in their family. The toolkit offers a 6-course curricula for parents on energy balance, nutrition activities to increase access and availability of healthy foods, increase physical activity, and reduce screen time. Community groups, health departments, park and recreation agencies can conduct local outreach and programming for parents, youth, and the community at large with the helpful tipsheets and assessment tools for working with local media, partners, and conducting community events to support the We Can! program.

The Kit can be downloaded in smaller component files if desired:

Chapters 1 - 5

Appendix A, Part 1

Appendix A, Part 2

Appendix B

Appendix C

Appendix D

Item No.: 05-5272
Availability: PDF (5.72MB) | (Information about file types)
Format: NHLBI produced publications : Color
Page Count: 200 pages
Subject: Obesity and Physical Activity-We Can!
Audience: Health Professionals and General Public
Language: English
Size: 8.5 in. X 11 in.
Date of Publication: 2005


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