Our Role: Work with community organizations to build a comprehensive effort to promote children’s health.
Raise community awareness of the different health problems affecting children and adolescents
Provide individuals with knowledge and skills to recognize, identify, and address these problems
Provide guidelines for health management
Help provide safe environments and promote healthy lifestyles for children and adolescents
Provide education and training to childcare professionals, such as teachers, coaches, counselors, daycare workers, church youth workers, scout leaders, etc.
Work in cooperation with youth organizations to offer health fairs and seminars for parents and families.
Who Can Participate:
Schools, preschools, daycare, after-school programs, boys/girls clubs, children’s camps, sports leagues, faith-based organizations (churches, YMCA, The Salvation Army), dance groups, cultural organizations and any other organizations with facilities or programs serving children.
Asthma Awareness and Management (in conjunction with the Dept. of Public Health)
Mental Health Coalition
Healthy Shopping Choices
Tots ‘n Teeth
All trainings and seminars are available weekdays, weeknights, and weekends and can be available in English, Spanish, and Armenian. We are available to meet with representatives from different organizations and to present further information about these projects.