childhood obesity prevention
The New Jersey YMCA State Alliance is a statewide leader in childhood obesity prevention. Learn more about our statewide initiatives below:
New Jersey Partnership for Healthy Kids is a statewide program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundations, with technical assistance and direction provided by the New Jersey YMCA State Alliance. Learn more.
Healthy U uses the CATCH (Coordinated Approach To Child Health) curriculum in the preschool, afterschool and elementary school settings. Healthy U is a grant-funded program of The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey. Learn more.
As a partner in the fight against childhood obesity, the New Jersey YMCA State Alliance supports www.preventobesity.net in their efforts to connect, organize, and lead those involved in the movement.
View a Map of the Childhood Obesity Prevention Movement.