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IL: 7th Annual Illinois School Wellness Conference

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Wednesday, April 30, 2014 8:15AM - 3:30PM


Hilton Garden Inn

Phone: (217) 352-9970
1501 South Neil Street
Champaign, IL
United States

Event Registration

Ticket Type Ends Price
Standard Ticket May 09, 2014 $50.00
Exhibitor April 30, 2014 $125.00

Event Details

The 7th Annual Illinois School Wellness Conference is hosted by the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) and Illinois Action for Healthy Kids. Conference sessions will highlight successful school health and wellness-related outreach in schools, innovative projects that improve the overall health of the school community, and emerging issues impacting school health and wellness. Attendees will receive a Certificate of Completion at the end of the conference to receive 5 CPDUs. 

Wednesday, April 30, 2014
8:15AM-3:30PM CT

Featured tracks include:


  • School Nutrition
  • School Breakfast
  • Physical Activity
  • Coordinated School Health
  • Early Childhood

The conference is intended for school administrators, educators, physical education teachers, school food personnel, school nurses, school health/wellness team members, board members and other leaders of health organizations, students and community advocates. See the full conference agenda here.

Registrants may pay via credit card or check. If paying by check, please send payment to Action for Healthy Kids,600 West Van Buren Blvd., Suite 720, Chicago, IL 60607, Attention: Heidi Knoblock.  Please also include “Illinois Wellness Conference 2014” and the name of the attendee in the memo section of the check.

If you have questions, please contact Lindsey Arenberg at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or 800-416-5136, ext. 108.

Hotel Options

There are a myriad of hotel options in Champaign-Urbana in addition to the conference location, Hilton Garden Inn, 1501 S. Neil Street, Champaign, (217) 352-9970.  A few hotels – none specifically endorsed by AFHK – include:

  • Hawthorn Suites by Wydham, 101 Trade Center Drive, Champaign, (217) 398-3400
  • Homewood Suites by Hilton, 1417 S. Neil Street, Champaign, (217) 352-9960
  • 1 Hotel and Conference Center, 1900 S. 1st Street, Champaign, (217) 819-5000
  • Hampton Inn, 1200 W. University Avenue, Urbana, (217) 337-1100
  • Country Inn and Suites, 602 W. Marketview Drive, Champaign, (217) 355-6666
  • Baymont Inn & Suites, 302 W. Anthony Drive, Champaign, (217) 424-0140

Hosted By

IL Action for Healthy Kids and Illinois State Board of Education