Build, strengthen, and maintain social networks that provide supportive relationships for behavior change through walking groups or other community-based interventions
Policies & Programs
Policies and programs that can improve health
filtered by "Scientifically Supported", "Diet and Exercise", and "Promote broad approaches to increasing physical activity"
Teach behavioral skills that can help individuals incorporate physical activity into their daily routines
Combine educational, environmental, and behavioral activities that increase physical activity and improve nutrition (e.g., nutrition education, aerobic/strength training, dietary prescriptions, etc.) in various settings
Offer young children opportunities to eat healthy foods and engage in physical activity by providing fresh fruits and vegetables, incorporating physical activity into daily classroom routines, etc.
Encourage children to spend time away from TV and other stationary screen media, often as part of a multi-faceted effort to increase physical activity and improve nutrition