We are proud to be part of the TOP Star Program. The focus is to move childhood obesity prevention forward by working directly with our community. Summit County Health Department is one of several local health districts involved in the program. TOP STAR is sponsored by the Utah Department of Health.
Top Star Program Goals:
To help childcare providers improve their nutrition and physical activity using the following tools:
- childcare self-assessment
- workshop training
- technical assistance from health department staff, and other local health professionals
Workshop 1: Supersizing Our Children
Workshop 2: Eat Right, Grow Strong – Nutrition for Young Children
Workshop 3: Moving Children to Good Health – Physical Activity for Young Children
Workshop 4: Stepping Toward a Healthy Lifestyle – Personal Health and Wellness
Workshop 5: Growing Healthy Kids Together – Working with Families to Promote Healthy Weight Behaviors
Workshop 6: How to Support a Breastfeeding Mother – A Guide for Childcare Providers
Paige Mitchell, B.S.