Let’s Move To Create a Healthy Community

About the Program

Let’s Move is an initiative, launched by first lady Michelle Obama, who is giving a voice to the epidemic of childhood obesity.

The numbers are alarming - 1 in 3 children are overweight or obese; many others will face chronic obesity- related health problems.

This initiative encourages healthy eating and maintaining an active lifestyle for children, parents, and caregivers that would last a lifetime.

Let’s Move is an unique Program that focuses on strategies to help communities fight childhood obesity

Action Steps

The program action steps are:
  • Creating a healthy start for children in their earliest years
  • Empowering parents and caregivers with information to make healthy choices for their children
  • Helping our schools support our children’s health Ensuring that all families have access to healthy and affordable food
  • Finding new ways for our kids to get moving and rediscover active play