The Urban Aboriginal Healthy Kids Program is geared towards children between the ages of 0-12 with exceptions for youth between the ages of 13-19 years old. The Healthy Kids Program will focus on providing education on healthy eating and increase physical fitness levels for children and families.
The following objectives for this program includes:
The Healthy Kids Program will allow children to build relationships, increase confidence, reach personal goals and live a healthy lifestyle for years to come. Overweight and obesity are threatening the health and well-being of children in Ontario. We are determined to provide the necessary resources to help decrease these high rates and implement activities that will benefit children in a positive manner. Start all kids on the right path to health, Change the food environment and create healthy communities!