Promising Practices

Baby Hot Wheels - This free circuit-training program is also a social outlet for mothers and babies alike. Sessions are rain or shine in the gym or on the track.

Club 2150 - This after-school program setting targets childhood obesity through the concepts of 5210.

Recess Before Lunch - The initiative improves child nutrition and reduces waste by implementing a school schedule change for recess prior to lunch.

Youth sports program - This comprehensive, year-round youth sports program for kids ages 3-15 at 29 Palms teaches participants skills in a variety of sports and overall functional movement while instilling lessons of leadership and responsibility.

Women, Infants and Children, or WIC, and New Parent Support Program Integration: Milk for Life - The New Parent Support Program and the Women, Infants and Children program, or WIC, actively integrate and work to spread their resources, materials and programs, all working to improve the health and nutrition of mothers, fathers, and children with a specific focus on pregnancy and children up to age 5.


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