Topics: Children and youth

An Interview with Barb Fabre

Barb Fabre-Ojibwa Nation


An interview with Barb Fabre, an enrolled member of the Ojibwa Nation in Minnesota and director for the White Earth Child Care program, who describes life on the reservation, and the unique challenges facing childcare providers there.

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November 19, 2012

Afternoons ROCK for Indiana Teenagers

Afternoons ROCK after-school program


Instead of going home to empty homes in the afternoons, many Indiana students are learning life skills while having fun.

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August 17, 2011

Introduction – Winter 2011

The Winter 2011 issue looks at programs that are working to combat rural childhood obesity and chronic health conditions such as diabetes.

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February 22, 2011

School-based Programs Help Children Shape Up

Gadsden Elementary School Garden


Schools are working nutrition education and increased physical activity into their curriculums to combat the growing epidemic of childhood obesity.

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February 22, 2011