Registered sites in Maine and Mount Washington Valley, New Hampshire, receive a free hard-copy toolkit. For all others, Let’s Go! offers free online access to our Health Care toolkit in an easy-to-use format, as well as printable PDFs of individual pages, organized per the outline below.
All providers routinely assess patients aged two years and older with a BMI ≥85th percentile for health risk factors using all of the following: obesity-specific family history, review of systems, and physical exam.
The following trainings, ranging in length from 30 – 60 minutes, aim to help support your hospital's efforts to increase breastfeeding rates. These videos can help you achieve the 3 hours of provider training required for the World Health Organization's Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative. Funding for these trainings was made possible by the Harvard Pilgrim Healthcare Foundation. Learn more about what it means to be a Breastfeeding hospital ›
We also offer webinars to help providers hone their motivational interviewing skills or learn about the management and treatment of childhood obesity, including how co-morbid conditions impact obesity.
Schools, child care programs, out-of-school programs and health care practices across Maine and the Mt. Washington Valley are working together to decrease childhood obesity, one healthy choice at a time.