Panhandle Health District 800-878-2364

The PLAY Program empowers parents and youth to create and lead healthier lifestyles. Using the 5-2-1-0 goals to develop a healthy foundation, kids and families will be sure to thrive well into the future.

Building a healthy lifestyle can be challenging, but with PLAY you will work with professionals that will make the process fun!

Requirements to Participate

    • Commit to 14-week program. Includes one class per week, with movement and active participation by all.
    • At least 1 guardian must participate with their child(ren). We encourage the entire family to attend together.
    • For children ages 7-11
    • Willing to make a positive lifestyle change.
    • Cost: $300 (ask us about options for financial assistance).

Program Dates

Sessions temporarily on hold until further notice


Apply Here:

    PLAY - Parents Leading Active Youth


    Danielle Boward
    Phone: 208-415-5129

    Our weekly class works on making healthy fun so it doesn’t feel like work! PLAY will allow you to challenge yourself and your kid(s) with weekly goals and earning rewards every time you achieve them. You will learn how to easily incorporate movement, fruits and vegetables, and decrease screen time and sweet drinks. All while learning new skills and trying new activities!

    Physical Activities May Include:






    Indoor Rock Climbing

    Active Games

    Nutrition Education Activities May Include:

    Garden Activities

    Creating a Balanced Meal

    Hands on Cooking Class

    Creative Snacks

    Recipes for the Busy Family

    Learn Food Facts