Wellness Resources

Our Partners

Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation
www.healthyweightcommit.org


Obesity Action Coalition
www.obesityaction.org


Together Counts
www.togethercounts.com


Ways to Enhance Children's Activity & Nutrition 
www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/public/heart/obesity/wecan/


Kids & Family 

Resources for parents, grandparents and caretakers to help create and sustain healthy children and families, promote good nutrition and prevent childhood obesity.

Action for Healthy Kids
www.actionforhealthykids.org


Children's Program Resource Kit
www.ific.org


Is my child overweight?
win.niddk.nih.gov/publications/over_child.htm


Kidnetics
www.kidnetic.com


Let's Move
www.letsmove.gov


Shaping America's Youth
www.shapingamericasyouth.org



 

About Kids Health
www.aboutkidshealth.ca


Caring for Kids
www.caringforkids.cps.ca


Food & Nutrition

Food and Drug Administration
www.fda.gov


Fruits and Veggies More Matters (CDC)
www.fruitsandveggiesmatter.gov


International Food Information Council
www.foodinsight.org 


Small Plate Movement
www.smallplatemovement.org


USDA Food and Nutrition Information
http://fnic.nal.usda.gov


USDA National Nutrient Databank 
www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl


Wheat Foods Council 
www.wheatfoods.org


Whole Grains Council
www.wholegrainscouncil.org



 

Health Canada 
www.hc-sc.gc.ca/fn-an/food-guide-aliment/index-eng.php

 

Medical Associations

These nonprofit and government agencies provide sound information about a variety of health issues.


American Diabetes Association
www.diabetes.org


The American Dietetic Association 
www.eatright.org 


American Heart Association
www.americanheart.org


American Sleep Apnea Association 
www.sleepapnea.org


American Society of Bariatric Physicians 
www.asbp.org


American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
www.asmbs.org


Cushing's Syndrome Research Foundation 
www.CSRF.net 


National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute 
www.nhlbi.nih.gov


The Obesity Society 
www.obesity.org


Womenheart: the National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease 
www.womenheart.org



Canada Heart and Stroke Foundation
www.heartandstroke.com 


Canadian Cancer Society
www.cancer.ca


Canadian Diabetes Association
www.diabetes.ca 


Canadian Obesity Network / Reseau Canadien en Obesite 
www.obesitynetwork.ca 


Dietitians of Canada
www.dietitians.ca


Health & Wellness

American Council on Exercise® 
www.acefitness.org


National Center for Physical Activity and Disability
www.ncpad.org


National Weight Control Registry
www.nwcr.ws


Shape Up America! 
www.shapeup.org


Weight-Control Information Network
www.niddk.nih.gov/health-information/health-communication-programs/win/pages/default.aspx

Your Weight Matters
www.yourweightmatters.org



 

Canada Safety Council 
canadasafetycouncil.org

 

HealthLinkBC 
www.healthlinkbc.ca

 

Public Health Agency of Canada
www.phac-aspc.gc.ca