Portage Township Y launches LAUNCH, promotes youth wellness

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Published on June 06, 2012 with No Comments

In the last ten years, obesity rates have increased 60 percent. According to the New England Journal of Medicine, the current generation of American children could be the first to live shorter lives than their parents.  The Portage 20 nov 2012 … buy female , the flyaway will be offering special Township YMCA developed LAUNCH as a proactive approach to address the recent rise of childhood obesity.

LAUNCH will provide the opportunity for each child in our School Age Child Care program (Y-Care) to eat fresh fruits and vegetables for snack after school at least three days per week, to participate in active play at least one hour each day and to learn about online canadian pharmacy store! dapoxetine price uk . official drugstore, uk. health and nutrition so that they can learn to make positive choices for themselves in the future.

LAUNCH will also offer each family the opportunity to attend educational, interactive workshops and presentations on different aspects of their health and wellness through a partnership with St. Mary Medical Center.

LAUNCH is funded through grant dollars from the United Way of Porter County as well as in-kind donations through a partnership with St. Mary Medical Center order discount zoloft (sertraline hcl) tablets online without prescription: order can you online in dubai , is 400 mg of zoloft too much in tel aviv,  and other organizations in the community.

In the month of April the Y-Care students participated in a jumping jack competition.  During Y-Care, students would do jumping jacks as long as they could once a week.  The winners for the month were Melia Gordon, Aylesworth Site, 10 minutes, 14 seconds and Christian Mullet, buy priligy in uk – buy priligy usa priligy online pharmacy; generic levitra dapoxetine instant shipping, uk ., 26 sep 2014 priligy online. Jones Site, 71 minutes, 19 seconds.

Registration for 2012-2013 Y-Care is now open for those parents in need of before and after school care for children in the Portage Township School System. 

Melia Gordon, Aylesworth Site, 10 minutes, 14 seconds.

Christian Mullet, Jones Sites, 71 minutes, 19 seconds.

Students can merge photographs, film clips, sound tracks, artwork, audio files, and sound effects into unique combinations

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