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Alabama Department of Health’s HWI Summer Trainings

The Healthy Wellness Initiative (HWI) is a partnership between the Alabama Department of Public Health’s Nutrition and Physical Activity Division and the State Department of Education’s Federal Programs Section. The HWI provides 21st Century Community Learning Centers, Dependent Care Coordinators, and Community Educators with technical assistance, resources, and information regarding physical activity, nutrition, healthy weight, […]

America’s ToothFairy: Oral Health Education Program

Tooth decay is the #1 chronic childhood disease in the US, and America’s ToothFairy believes afterschool providers play a major role in addressing this pressing public health issue. The America’s ToothFairy Oral Health Education Program provides resources to incorporate oral health learning opportunities into your afterschool program, including the ToothFairy 101 Community Education Kit (a […]