Kids and Teens Programs

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Healthy Living

Healthy living programs focus on training and supporting adults that work with youth regarding how to provide exceptional learning experiences whereby youth develop healthy physical, social, and emotional behaviors and life skills. Program benefits include decreased rates of chronic disease and illness; decreased healthcare costs; increased community capacity to promote healthy environments; and an increased ability of youth to demonstrate positive contributions to their families, schools, and communities.

Connecting Learning and Living

Youth and educators will have increased engagement in healthy and sustainable agricultural (food systems), environmental, and food and nutrition activities and youth will try new foods; increase fruit and vegetable consumption; increase physical activity; and participate in and/or lead service learning activities to improve the health and well-being of people, food systems, and the environment.

Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14

Want to protect your children, but find it challenging? Wondering how to help your children resist peer pressure? Parents and youth will practice skills, play learning games, do family projects in highly interactive sessions to increase family bonding, build positive communication skills, and solve problems together.