Healthy Moves 4 Kids
  • The main objective of this work package is to transfer this best practice to a collection of deprived neighbourhoods in different countries around Europe. “Grunau moves” is a complex multilevel long-term intervention with focus on social work and community organizing.

    It is a participatory intervention with a vocation for sustainability and culturally adapted with particular consideration of social and environmental conditions. The intervention focuses on building strong relationships, networks, and social bonds, transparency, trust and activation.

    The main objectives are:

    – Creating health promoting settings (childcare, schools) via increasing awareness, knowledge and skills, professional self-esteem, cooperation between local actors

    – Creating environments to promote physical activity and health via advocacy and persuasion of policy makers – changes in street design, youth welfare planning

    – Increasing physical activity and healthy diet in children and families with a focus on social norms, recognition and self-esteem.