After School Environment

After School Environment

A webinar on strategies to improve health outcomes

Creating a healthier food environment in afterschool programs is a key strategy for reducing childhood obesity. This training provides an overview of ways to improve the food landscape in afterschool settings, including ensuring healthy beverages in vending machines, increasing access to fresh drinking water, and more. The presenters highlight the role of youth engagement in implementing healthy afterschool strategies.
 
This webinar was presented in partnership with Network for a Healthy California.
 
Speakers
  • Quang "Q" Dang, staff attorney and technical assistance director, ChangeLab Solutions
  • Bruno Marchesi, program director, California Afterschool Network
  • Dr. Andria Fletcher, chief afterschool consultant, Healthy Behaviors Initiative
  • Lloyd Nadal, children and youth programs manager, Network for a Healthy California
 
Resources
Inspiring Youth as Partners, by Network for a Healthy California and Youth in Focus
Drinking Water Access in Schools by ChangeLab Solutions
 
Recording