Those who started wearing glasses when very young understand the importance of clear vision. When you can’t see, it’s not fun to play in the swimming pool or play hide and go seek, or sit in the back of the classroom when you can’t see the white board.
Spring Cleaning for Your Cupboards
It’s no secret that there are additives in some packaged food and that we shouldn’t be eating high processed foods. This is especially true for children. Spring is a good time to take a look at your cupboards, freezer and fridge to toss away food that is expired.
April is the Month of the Military Child
April is a good time for everyone to
embrace their inner child with these fun,
simple ways the entire family can be active.
Put Spring into Your Family’s Step
FitFamily is here for you. Whether you are just joining, or have been using FitFamily for a while,
you’ll always find valuable information on the latest health trends, exercises,
and activities to help you stay at the top of your game.
Month of the Military Child
Roughly two million military children in the United States are connected to the military through one or both parents, and the majority of that population is under 12 years old. To find out more information about Month of the Military Child and share stories, visit the Month of the Military Child website.
YOUTH EMPLOYMENT SKILLS PROGRAM
The Youth Employment Skills (YES) Program is an on-base volunteer program for high school students and is offered at selected Air Force bases.
Air Force Youth Programs
Gets Ready for Kick Butts Day
For the fourth consecutive year, OSD is partnering with the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids to encourage military youth to be active and organize events to promote tobacco cessation and healthy living in their community on Kick Butts Day.
These camps provide fun and safe camping experiences for military connected youth regardless of Branch of Service; build skills so that military connected youth and families are resilient throughout the deployment cycle; and expand outreach/access for supporting more military families.
Camp Corral Registration
is Now Open
Camp Corral provides free summer camp opportunities for military children. This nonprofit organization expanded their 2015 camping program and now offers summer camp sessions at 23 camps in 19 states.