Health Education & Promotions

Our Role: Work with community organizations to build a comprehensive effort to promote children’s health.

Our Goals:

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

Our Objectives:

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. 

Currently Available:

Asthma Awareness and Management

Fit ‘n Ready

Grains for Brains

Nutrition Education

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.