United Healthcare Activate for Kids

School Wellness Initiative

Resources

Here are some helpful websites full of consumer information on helping our children lead a healthier lifestyle.

We hope you will also call on the Wellness Coordinator in your district if you need help. We are available to hear your questions and ideas, and we welcome any suggestions for the website or for activities in our communities. Just use the contact form and one of us will get back to you as quickly as possible.

Resources for Families

We Can!

U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s MyPlate Program

Fast Food Pocket Guide

Let’s Move! America’s Move to Raise a Healthier Generation of Kids

USDA Eat Smart Play Hard


Resources for Schools

Action for Healthy Kids

Alliance for a Healthier Generation

American Academy of Pediatrics

Best Bones Forever

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Youth Obesity Fact Sheet

Cooking Matters

Cooperative Extension System Offices

Fuel Up to Play 60

Jam School Program

Light Living

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Team Nutrition

USDA Agriculture in the Classroom

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Heart Healthy Home Cooking African-American Style

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Childhood Obesity