BURLINGTON, Ky. - Eating healthy and being physically active can be a challenge in today’s busy world. The 5-2-1-0 campaign is here to help.
5-2-1-0 is a simple, consistent message that promotes four healthy behaviors:
Throughout the month of September, many partners have joined the community campaign to share healthy messages with families in Boone County.
Here are some tips to help you and your family to get started:
The strength of the community campaign rests in various trusted community partners sharing a common message. Individuals are more apt to adopt these healthy behaviors when hearing a consistent message from trusted sources such as teachers, doctors, child-care providers and other community organizations. The 5210 campaign engages these trusted community partners in sharing the message.
Take a look at this YouTube announcement featuring Northern Kentucky children.
You can also see the 5210 Public Service Announcement featuring Northern Kentucky children by visiting http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fv5PX-Hi3Jo.
For more information and resources on the 5-2-1-0 campaign, please visit www.readysetsuccess.org .
Rebekah Duchette is the Executive Director of United Way's Boone County Success By 6®.