The Diabetes Center here at White Memorial Medical Center cares for their community and strongly believes in the importance of prevention. Diabetes is fast growing in our community and prevention is the best way to overcome it.
Healthy Eating Lifestyle Program (H.E.L.P.)
Childhood obesity prevention program for children ages 5 to 12 and their families. The program is free to those that meet these three simple qualifications:
- Children need to be between the ages of 5 to 12.
- The child must be overweight according to their age and gender.
- A parent/guardian must accompany the child to each workshop.
The program is designed to help overweight children and their families adopt new healthier eating and physical activity habits. The instructors are Registered Dietitians along with Health Educators. Children and their families have fun while learning about nutrition through games and hands on activities. If interested in the program simply call 323.307.8921. Physician Referral is not required.
Click below to view the HELP flyer: