OAK LAWN, il

funded by advocate children's hospital OAK LAWN



proactive kids will now be offered at part of advocatE Children's hospitals' healthy active living
UPON STARTING THE PROGRAM, PARTICIPANTS WILL BE ASKED TO REGISTER FOR ADVOCATE'S HEALTHY ACTIVE LIVING (HAL) PROGRAM. THE ENTIRE PROGRAM WILL TAKE PLACE OVER  6 MONTHS. YOU AND YOUR CHILD WILL WORK CLOSELY WITH A PHYSICIAN, DIETITIAN AND MENTAL HEALTH COACH. FOR the first 8 WEEKS, YOU WILL PARTICIPANT IN PROACTIVE KIDS. 

ABOUT HEALTHY ACTIVE LIVING (HAL)
HAL IS A SIX MONTH PROGRAM COMBINING PHYSICIAN VISITS WITH FITNESS AND NUTRITION EDUCATION IN A GROUP. YOUR DOCTOR WILL SET UP YOUR HEALTH PLAN AND IT WILL BE BASED ON THE STEPS BELOW:

  1. HEALTHY ACTIVE LIVING APPOINTMENT AND ASSESSMENT 
  2.  ATTEND PROACTIVE KIDS 8 WEEK PROGRAM (3 DAYS PER WEEK) starting summer 2019
  3. FOLLOW UP VISITS WITH THE HEALTHY ACTIVE LIVING TEAM EVERY 2 WEEKS FOR 8 WEEKS (4 VISITS TOTAL – 2 WITH DIETICIAN TO REVIEW NUTRITION AND ACTIVITY, 2 WITH THERAPIST TO REVIEW BEHAVIORS AND HABITS).
  4. FOLLOW UP WITH HEALTHY ACTIVE LIVING - 1 MONTH LATER 
  5. FOLlOW UP WITH HEALTHY ACTIVE LIVING - 1 MONTH LATER​

LEARN MORE: 
VISIT ADVOCATE'S WEBSITE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THIS INCREDIBLE PROGRAM!
HTTPS://WWW.ADVOCATECHILDRENSHOSPITAL.COM/CARE-AND-TREATMENT/HEALTHY-ACTIVE-LIVING-FOR-KIDS/

DOWNLOAD THE BROCHURE. 

Upcoming Sessions:
summer 2019

Site Location
advocate children's hospital oak lawn

Site Staff
fitness coach –  dewon white
Behavioral Specialist & nutrition educator - david west

Schedule
Monday and Wednesday – 4:00 – 5:30 p.m. – Kids only
Fitness: 4:00 – 4:45 p.m.
Lifestyle: 4:45 – 5:30 p.m.

Friday Family Day -  4:00 – 6:00 p.m. –
Families are invited to attend and participate 
(if over the age of three years old)
Fitness: 4:00 – 4:40 p.m.
Nutrition: 4:40 – 5:20 p.m.
Lifestyle: 5:20 – 6:00 p.m.