Contact Sarah.Chusid@iphionline.org for more information about the Illinois to Alliance to Prevent Obesity and ways to engage.
Join this once-yearly webinar of the Illinois Alliance to Prevent Obesity on Monday, March 20th at 1:00 – 3:00 PM.
On this webinar, you will get a chance to:
Hear and share updates on all the innovative and coordinated work happening across the state to advance the priorities in our State Action Roadmap.
Hear from a national partner about federal policy change and opportunities at the state for advocacy (speaker TBD).
Stay tuned for more information on our guest speakers!
Help spread the word! Download the save the date flyer here!
Join IAPO partners from across the state to learn about the coalition’s achievements in 2016 and advance our work in 2017, including:
Enhancing and maintaining daily P.E.
Promoting Rethink Your Drink and the Healthy Eating Active Living proposal
Advocating for SNAP incentives at farmers markets
Advocating for Medicaid coverage of community-based chronic disease prevention and management programs
Promoting worksite wellness, including healthy vending
Contact Sarah Chusid with questions/concerns.
Join a webinar on Monday, January 25, 2016 from 12:30pm-2pm on how physical educators can better engage parents as champions of physical education and school health. Hosted by the Illinois Alliance to Prevent Obesity’s workgroup on Childhood Nutrition & Physical Activity in Educational Settings, this webinar will feature physical educators, school leaders, physicians, and a parent who have all worked to promote physical education and community health in partnership with schools. Participants will learn practical strategies for when and how to engage parents and the role parents can plan in advocating for physical education and physical activity in schools.
Download the webinar flyer and help spread the word!
What we do
- Free Workshop: Promoting Hope and Recovery in the Wake of Behavioral Health Stigma
- Cook County Sweetened Beverage Tax Repealed
- All In Webinar: Using Big Data and Analytics to Improve Public Health
- Register for the IAPO in-person coalition meeting on October 18th
- New School Funding Formula and Health Impacts