Youth for Healthy Schools

Youth Voice

The voices of young people are critically important to include in school food and wellness policy.  Youth for Healthy Schools helps youth ensure that they get a seat the table where these policy decisions are made. Around the country youth are at the center of a nationwide push for healthier school meals and snacks, school wellness centers, community spaces for play and activity, and support of higher standards for school food. They have the solutions that thread wellness solutions through school, community and home to create sustainable answers to ensuring every child has an ability to grow up at a healthy weight.