search aging programs

Follow Us!



“FIVE & FIT” PROGRAM

WHAT Engages seniors to help prevent early childhood obesity by supporting kids, parents, other family members, teachers and caregivers.
WHYSo that seniors can help contribute to a healthier society of young children, ages one to four and engage in an intergenerational learning exchange.
WHERETemple University-Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA.


Program Description

The "Five & Fit" Program is an intergenerational health and fitness program.

Seniors encourage children to:

-Make healthy food choices
-Get regular exercise
-Engage in healthy behavior such as regular bedtimes and mealtimes

The aim of the "Five & Fit" Program is to early intervention to prevent childhood obesity with the help, influence and wisdom of seniors.

Another important part of the "Five & Fit" Program is that parents will receive the proper mentoring, skills and tools to prevent childhood obesity long after kids complete the program.
source:templeigc.org

MORE SENIOR PROGRAMS FROM TEMPLE UNIVERSITY:


-"Time Out Caregiver Respite" Program
-"Project Shine" Program
-"Family Friends Family Support" Program
-"Capturing Experience: How People 50+ Can Help Your Organization Video" Program
-"Explore Your Future" Program

WATCH VIDEO ON HOW "FIVE & FIT PROGRAM WORKS

 

 

Find out more about the “Five & Fit” Program

FIND MORE SENIOR PROGRAMS LIKE THIS:
Senior Programs
-More Intergenerational Seniors Helping Youth
-Intergenerational Social Activities
-Senior Employment Programs
-Seniors Helping Seniors Programs
-Senior Volunteer Opportunities Abroad
-Senior Contributions in General



Home | About Us | Submissions to Our Site | Link to Our Site | Disclaimer | Awards
copyright © www.programsforelderly.com