University of Colorado Health
Contact Us Directions Employees Physicians
Poudre Valley Health System Guests and Visitors Hospitals and Clinics Community UCHealth Jobs Classes and Events Foundation and Volunteers Health library
Facebook Twitter YouTube Flickr
At a Glance
All Services
Medical clinics
Conditions we treat
Download our app
UC Health news


UCHealth News

Print This Page Print This Page    Email this to a Friend Email this to a Friend
PVHS and Colorado’s Action for Healthy Kids to offer the first Northern Colorado Regional Parent School Wellness Roundtable

Poudre Valley Health System

For immediate release: Jan. 10, 2012

Jill Clark, 970.988.5073

The Coalition for Activity and Nutrition to Defeat Obesity and Healthy Kids Club, both Poudre Valley Health System programs, are partnering with Colorado's Action for Healthy Kids to offer the first northern Colorado Regional Parent School Wellness Roundtable.

The Roundtable event will be held at the Windsor Recreation Center located at 250 11th St., Windsor, Colo. from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on January 25. Childcare is available for children ages 5-12 . Parents can register online: or call 970.495.7523 for more information.

The Roundtable will provide parents and community members from Poudre, Thompson, Windsor, and Greeley school districts the opportunity to learn more about school wellness initiatives to create a healthier school environment. Participants will also be able to network and share challenges and successes they have had impacting physical activity and nutrition in their homes and children's schools.

"Parents play a vital role in creating environments that support good health in our children. Whether we want to make changes in our homes, or at our children's schools, having resources for how to do it is so important," Poudre School District parent, Jodi Hansen.

CanDo and Healthy Kids Club have been working in northern Colorado schools for more than a decade to promote healthy eating and physical activity. Action for Healthy Kids is a national coalition focused on mobilizing parents and communities to influence schools around health and wellness for children and recognizing the link between health and academics.


About Us
FAQ: Hepatitis C
PVHS-UCH partnership
Be a smart patient
About PVHS
Contact Us
Mission, Vision and Values
Charity Care
Communities We Serve
Baldrige National Quality Award
Nonprofit Status
Center for Performance Excellence
Joint Ventures
Report a Problem
To Report a Problem to the Joint Commission
Institutional Review Board

Awards and Recognition

University of Colorado Health employees dedicate themselves to providing patients and other customers with world-class care and service. Outside organizations recognize that, calling University of Colorado Health's hospitals some of the best in Colorado and even the best in the nation. Some of those accolades are listed below:



University of Colorado Health
Fort Collins, Colorado


© 2014 Poudre Valley Health System
Disclaimer  |  Privacy Policy  |  Site Map
University of Colorado Health