Action heroes wanted. The future of healthy, happy kids depends on you. Help us take 1 million actions for healthy kids by 2025.
Share the love on social media this Valentine’s Day by raising awareness of the movement to Take Action for Healthy Kids. Post a selfie with your child or another kid in your life where each of your hands make up one half of a heart. Then caption the photo with why you #takeaction4healthykids out of love for your kids.
Be sure to tag Action for Healthy Kids or link back to actionforhealthykids.org/take-action in your post!
Mission Control: Ways to Take Action
There are countless ways to take action, and we’ve got a bunch to get you started. Scroll through to find one that works for you or jump down the page for seasonal ideas. Don’t see your action listed? Tell us about it below!
This mission is a team effort.
- Connect with other parents on our exclusive Healthy Kids Network social platform.
- Talk with your principal or teachers about supporting kids’ health and well-being.
- Get local businesses and community members involved.
- Connect with us on social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn).
- Host or attend a healthy school event (like Every Kid Healthy Week).
Knowledge is power.
Make change happen.
Spread the word.
Healthy habits start at home.
An action for every season
February is for heart health
It’s National Heart Month! Work with your school to celebrate heart health using one of these activities so that kids understand the ways they can keep their hearts healthy.
Be mine, healthy Valentine
Valentine’s Day typically brings parties loaded with candy and sugary treats. Help transform your kids’ Valentine’s Day event into a healthy one.
What's your action?
Every action counts! There are so many ways you can take action every day. Tell us how you you’re taking action for healthy, happy kids. We’ll add it to the actions tracker and may share it with our network to inspire others. (And don’t forget to share your story on social media using #TakeAction4HealthyKids.)