The Every Day! Recognition Program celebrates schools, child care programs, and out-of-school programs that have made improvements in their environments related to healthy eating and physical activity.
The Every Day! Recognition Program is designed to:
Celebrate successful changes that make the healthy choice the easy choice.
Provide consistent, countywide standards for being a 5-2-1-0 ! Recognized Site.
Move sites towards lasting change.
Each recognition level has a theme, hover over each badge of achievement to learn more.
Registered sites in Kankakee County
Why become a registered site?
By registering your site, you are choosing to commit to raising and educating a healthier generation of children.
This program helps you to:
Reflect on your nutrition and physical activity environment and make changes to support healthy behaviors in children.
Increase healthy eating in children by providing appropriate foods and beverages, and role modeling healthy eating behaviors.
Increase opportunities for physical activity.
Reach out to parents to promote healthy behaviors at home.
Promote the 5-2-1-0 message.
Work toward stronger wellness policies.
Receive easy to use resources and expert guidance from local 5210 Coordinators as you travel down the 5 step path for success.