ACORN Overview

Establishing good habits early in life is essential to health and wellness across the lifespan. Our goal is to reduce the risk of developing chronic disease, such as diabetes, by encouraging healthy eating and physical activity. This program is designed to engage children and their parents/caregiver in fun and thoughtful ways about making healthful choices. Let us provide you and your child with the tools you need to live well!

Topics


  • Traditional ways for Health
  • Making Healthy Choices
  • Being Active Everyday
  • Nutrition: Food & Fun

Eligibility:

  • Native American
  • Ages 6-12
  • Youth At Risk* (BMI ≥ 85TH Percentile)
Contact your child's doctor or Healthy Traditions Department to find out if your child is eligible.

Please call for more information.