The Healthy Kids Community Challenge
Introducing Theme 2: Water Does Wonders
All kinds of groups will be joining forces in our community to support the Water does Wonders theme. There will be awareness campaigns and new policies and programs, all aimed at making fresh drinking water easy to access in the places where kids spend time.
This theme also encourages kids and families to reach for water when thirsty. It’s the natural, healthy, and free choice. Other healthy options such as plain milk and fortified, unsweetened soy beverages are also encouraged.
Our Service Area
We offer services to residents living within North to Hwy 401, West to Victoria Park, South/West to Danforth Rd, Southeast to Kingston Rd., East to Highland Creek
As kids get older, they drink more sugar-sweetened beverages. They include: soft drinks fruit drinks (e.g. punches, lemonades) specialty coffee/tea drinks sports and energy drinks sweetened milks These beverages are the single largest source of sugar in kids' diets -...