Physical Activity and Health Education

Jan 30, 2023 | Resources

Physical Education and Games

Health and Nutrition Resources

Local Organizations

  • The Fit and Food Connection: The Fit & Food Connection (FAFC) provides healthy living resources through food assistance, physical fitness, and nutrition to families in need throughout north St. Louis City and County.
  • Operation Food Search Nutrition Education Programs: OFS teaches kids, teens families and adults how to plan, shop for and prepare healthy and delicious meals that are affordable through community programs, virtual classes and more.
  • AmericaSCORES: America SCORES inspires urban youth to lead healthy lives, be engaged students, and have the confidence and character to make a difference in the world.
  • Kids in the Kitchen Junior League: Kids in the Kitchen programs are developed to be hands-on experiences to educate children and families about nutrition and fitness.
  • Urban Harvest STL: Urban Harvest STL believes in food rights – all members of our community should have equitable access to fresh, healthy food regardless of socioeconomic status, race or location. We grow healthy produce across a network of seven urban farms in the heart of St. Louis and donate the majority of the harvest to nonprofit partners serving communities with limited or non-existent access to healthy, nutritious food
  • Throwing and Growing is a non profit organization that combines mentoring, physical training, education and nutrition information in an effort that encourages a balanced lifestyle through participating in the throwing sports: shot put, discus, javelin, and hammer throw.