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Disability Program Requirements Resources
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Disability Awareness and Etiquette
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Regional Disability Coordinator Staff Directory
Health and Wellness
Healthy Eating and Active LifeStyles
Supporting Students with Learning Disabilities
Choosing Your HEALS Committee
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Center Mental Health Consultant and TEAP Specialist
Center Dentist, Dental Hygienist, Dental Assistant
Social Development Coordinator, Teacher, or Residential Advisor
Creating a Healthy Center Culture
Evaluating Your Program
Student Education Curriculum
American Council on Exercise (ACE)
Founded in 1985, the American Council on Exercise is a nonprofit organization committed to America’s health and wellbeing. ACE is the largest nonprofit fitness certification, education and training organization in the world.
CDC: Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity (DNPAO)
Provides infomation and other resources for health professionals and the general public to fight obesity via physical activity and good nutrition.
CDC: Healthy Weight
Provides information and other resources regarding healthy weight management.
Provides a wide spectrum of information on nutrition related topics.
CDC: Overweight and Obesity
Provides information on fighting overweight and obesity in adults and children.
CDC: Physical Activity
Provides infomation and other resources for health professionals and the general public about physical activity.
CDC: Vital Signs — Adults with Disabilities
A PDF about physical activity for adults with disabilities.
CDC: Vital Signs — More People Walk to Better Health
A PDF factsheet about walking.
Provides nutrition tips, recipes, videos, fitness guides, and other resources about food, nutrition, and healthful living.
Provides recipes, videos, and other culinary information.
Health.gov Food & Nutrition
Produced by the USDA and HHS, this site provides evidence-based nutrition information and advice. These guidelines serve as the basis for Federal food and nutrition education programs.
Leanne Brown's Good and Cheap Cookbook
Good and Cheap is a collection of recipes for people with limited incomes, particularly those on a $4/day food stamps budget.
An initiative, launched by First Lady Michelle Obama, dedicated to fighting obesity in children and young people.
Motivational Interviewing: Trainer Listing
Provides information about the Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers (MINT).
Provides practical information to individuals, health professionals, nutrition educators, and the food industry to help consumers build healthier diets with resources and tools for dietary assessment, nutrition education, and other user-friendly nutrition information.
National Center of Physical Activity and Disability (NCPAD)
Provides information regarding physical activity and disability.
National Center of Physical Activity and Disability (NCPAD): 14-Weeks to a Healthier You
A free, personalized, web-based physical activity and nutrition program for individuals with mobility limitations, chronic health conditions and physical disabilities.
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) BMI Calculator
Online body mass index (BMI) calculator.
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) Portion Distortion!
Provides information on the changes in the size of food portions in the last 20 years.
Sisters Together: Move More, Eat Better
A national program to encourage black women to maintain a healthy weight by becoming more physically active and eating healthier foods.