Obesity Prevention Advocacy Training
Sign up for our interactive online advocacy training program that teaches healthcare professionals how to advocate for obesity prevention policies that support healthy, active living for children in their communities. Learn more about the self-paced online course.
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New Resource for American Indian Healthcare Professionals
The brief gives easy and time conscious ideas and suggestions for busy American Indian and Alaska Native health care providers on how to get involved with the obesity prevention movement.
What is Be Our Voice?
Be Our Voice seeks to reverse
the childhood obesity trend
by supporting healthcare professionals
and other multi-sectoral leaders
in becoming advocates for policy
changes within their communities.
"I really can't express fully […]
what a powerful impetus
Be Our Voice was for us in Kentucky.
It has spawned so many side projects,
forged unexpected connections, and
energized so many advocates that it
is a little overwhelming."
- Dr. Christopher Bolling,
Be Our Voice Phase 1 Site Lead in Kentucky
Be Our Voice provides resources:
- Advocacy Resource Guide and Toolbox
- Online Advocacy Training Course
- State and County Obesity Factsheets
- AAP Policy Opportunities Tool
- …and more!
So where do you begin?
Together we can make changes
that will help kids lead healthy
lives in our communities and
across the country!