Kids at Play promotes healthy eating and active play messages that will help guide children in being healthy throughout their lives. Kids at Play also provides information to help families reinforce these healthy messages at home.
The program focuses on increasing physical activity levels, reducing screen time and improving healthy eating.
The five key messages that Kids at Play promotes are:
Kids at Play has been developed by the Heart Foundation, ACT Health and ACT Sport and Recreation Services. The program offers a number of resources to assist early childhood services and parents, including factsheets, posters, a Kids at Play manual and this Kids at Play website.