A healthy future begins here.
Adventure Rowan uses the evidence-based community health care partnership model that was developed in 2009 at Duke’s Children’s Hospital in Durham, NC, where more than 8,000 families enjoy significant lifestyle changes, such as:
- A more active life
- Family meals that are delicious and
- Fewer food battles
- Confident and secure children
- Good approaches to teasing and
- Improved health for everyone
Adventure Rowan is a free wellness program for your family!
In order to qualify, your child must be between Kindergarten and 5th grade, and have a Body Mass Index (BMI) above the 95th percentile.
During the program we will offer sports, games, cooking classes, gardening and more! Our staff is trained, passionate and, most importantly, supportive and will work hard to make sure you and your child have fun!
To join. Ask your health care provider for a referral,
Prepare to have fun! Each child must have an adult workout partner, and each child and adult should wear loose-fitting clothing and comfortable sneakers.