99 ways to Make Your After School Program Even HEALTHIER
The 99 Ways Toolkit is an interactive booklet that provides everything from nutrition and fitness lesson plans to shopping menu tips to strategies to involve parents and community members— all to help you make your after school program and your community healthier places for youth and families.
(PDF, 2.97MB, 8 pages)
Toolkit Includes Simple Ideas On How To:
Promote Healthy Eating | Provide Time for Physical Activity | Incorporate Culture
Make Staff Development a Priority | Provide Youth with Positive Role Models
Engage Youth in Leadership Roles | Get Family Involved
Use the Community as a Resource | Examine Media and Advertising
Promote a Positive Body Image | Collaborate with Schools
Work in Coalitions | Become a Bridge to Healthcare
Many of the ideas in this handbook may be appropriate to be adopted as policies for your program.
Download more nutrition and physical activity resources from CANFIT at http://www.canfit.org/downloads