Anticipatory Guidance –
A guide for parents in prevention strategies by making good nutritional and physical activity decisions for their children – starts at the first well child visit, and provides these tools through 5 years old.
Diagnostic & Practice Tools –
Healthy Active Living for Families (HALF) [AAP] – The goal of the HALF project is to develop and test a series of positive, family-focused messages specific to obesity prevention and care for the following developmental stages: infancy, toddlerhood, and early childhood.
Department of Children & Families and Department of Health: Central Intake Contact Information
Parent Education & Community Resources –
Data Sources –
New Jersey Childhood Obesity Survey