Nutrition / Exercise
Hendricks Regional Health YMCA
Indiana Action for Healthy Kids
- Action for Healthy Kids is a nationwide initiative dedicated to improving the health and educational performance of children through better nutrition and physical activity in schools. This effort represents a response to our nation's epidemic of overweight, sedentary, and undernourished children and adolescents. Healthy schools produce healthy students--and healthy students are better able to learn and achieve their true potential.
Purdue University - Hendricks County Cooperative Extension Service
- The mission of the Purdue University Cooperative Extension Service is education of Indiana residents through the application of land-grant university research and knowledge base to develop youth and strengthen agriculture, families and communities.
- Food and Health
- Health and Human Sciences - Parenting
- We Can! or "Ways to Enhance Children's Activity & Nutrition" is a national program designed for families and communities to help children achieve a healthy weight. The program focuses on three important behaviors: improved food choices, increased physical activity and reduced screen time.