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This report focuses on the work of 10 teams from the Collaborate for Healthy Weight project and showcases six strategies for addressing obesity at the community level.
Next Steps is a guide and flip chart for clinicians to aid in conversations with children and adolescents about reducing and managing weight.
This Policy Opportunities Tool identifies specific strategies that support healthy active living for children and families.
This guide equips healthcare professionals with the tools to effectively connect and partner with local and state organizations involved in advocacy efforts to reverse the childhood obesity epidemic.
This guide teaches community organizations how to engage and partner with healthcare professionals in obesity advocacy work.
The Advocacy Toolbox is designed to assist healthcare professionals to advocate for healthy eating and active living for children and their families.
This guide provides tools and resources for healthcare professionals to plan and support their obesity advocacy work.
This report presents eight stories about healthcare professionals who participated in the Be Our Voice project and used their voices to advocate for policy changes designed to improve the health of children and families.
Advocate for policies that support healthy eating and active living for children and families in your community.
These modules were developed through monthly Technical Assistance Webinars for the Be Our Voice project sites.
The resource specifies the key elements and functions an electronic health record must have to support the effective use of healthy weight plans.
This resource from NICHQ’s Childhood Obesity Action Network (COAN) provides implementation guidance for the expert committee recommendations on the assessment, prevention and treatment of child and adolescent overweight and obesity.
These Obesity Factsheets were created to provide national, state, and county-based data regarding childhood overweight and obesity prevalence and the environmental and behavioral factors that influence health. They are designed to make relevant population data more readily available to local advocates and decision makers.
The CAN DO Playbook is an interactive online guide that teaches motivated individuals and teams how to apply evidence-based strategies to address obesity prevention in their community by engaging primary care, public health and community leaders in this work.
This curriculum provides everything you need to host and run your own in-person obesity advocacy training.
A toolkit to assist primary care practice teams in providing coordinated, integrated and multidisciplinary services to both prevent obesity and improve care for children who are already overweight or at risk for becoming overweight.
Want to encourage healthy living in your community? This action kit is designed to help spread the lessons learned from the Healthy Weight Collaborative, a two-phase quality improvement initiative to promote healthy weight and health equity. Includes a library of informative videos and presentations from Collaborative action calls and Q&A sessions.
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