What is PAK?
ProActive Kids (PAK) is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit foundation with a mission of advancing child health and reversing the obesity trend one community at a time.
PAK Plan is more than a diet or exercise program. It is a comprehensive, all inclusive program to treat the whole child ... physically, nutritionally and emotionally, built around the stability and commitment of family.
3M+3E=I A Fitness Formula for Success for Your Child By Jon Kahney, MS, CSCS ProActive Kids Head Coach – Park Ridge ____________________________________________________ Just like Algebra, youth fitness can be complex with many variables. Here’s a quick equation that will help you get your child on the road to fitness success. 3M+3E=I 3M 1) MODEL appropriate [...]
See what ProActive Kids is all about in this short video! PAK coaches and PAK kids talk about PAK! This video shows how PAK staff engages the kids and families at our Advocate Children’s Hospital (Oak Lawn, IL) location. PAK trainer, Brad Laroque, and Dietitian, Allison Balocca, guide us through a glimpse of what goes [...]
Talking to kids about weight can be a sensitive topic, no matter their age, relationship, comfort level, etc. But, if you have enrolled them in the ProActive Kids program, you should sit down and talk with them about the program and your goals – creating a healthier lifestyle for everyone in the family. We know these conversations [...]
ProActive Kids is in the process of adding two new sites to our list of locations. We are in the early planning phases but wanted to allow interested families the ability to “pre-register” for these locations to help us garner interest from the community. Please sign up now using the link below and we will [...]
Read this letter a mom wrote for us to pass on to our partner, Edward Hospital, as a thank you for offering the PAK program. Dear Health Care Provider, I am writing to express how grateful and impressed I am with the ProActive Kids program and their team members. Each part that entails the program [...]