Kids on the Geaux is a pediatric weight management program to address childhood obesity in Acadiana for adolescents ages 8-14. This program provides fitness, nutrition and behavior modification information in an engaging and challenging manner. Through the combination of these three topics students learn lasting habits that will keep them healthy for a lifetime.
Behavioral sessions discuss topics such as self-esteem, setting goals and positive attitudes. Nutritional sessions address making better choices, portion sizes and healthy snack ideas for school and home. Both behavioral and nutritional sessions instruct students to be open minded on trying new and healthier options. The fitness session includes fun games and fitness activities introducing fun ways to be active.
Kids on the Geaux is a 9 week program offered over the summer at Woman’s Foundation, located at 4630 Ambassador Caffery Parkway, Suite 100, Lafayette, LA. Cost of the program is $100 per student.
Children will need appropriate physicals from their primary care physician to participate in the program. Online registration for this program is not yet open; however, classes do fill up quickly. Click here to sign up for the 2015 waitlist.
Program Pricing & Schedule
- 9 Week Program
- Tuesday & Thursday from 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Children will need appropriate physicals from their primary care physician to participate in the program. Parents will need to accompany and participate in the program with their children.
Cancellation and Refund Policy:
Cancellations must be made within 48 hours in order to receive a refund or reschedule. Registrants will forfeit refund if registration is not cancelled within 48 hours. Registrants can re-schedule a class one time. If registrant fails to attend the rescheduled classes, he/she will not be able to reschedule, and funds are forfeited.
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Kids on the Geaux addresses childhood obesity in Acadiana for adolescents ages 8-14. This program provides fitness, nutrition and behavior modification information in an engaging manner. Students will learn healthy habits that will teach them how to live well in 2016 and beyond.