Keywords: physical activity, nutrition, children, parents, evaluation
Aims: To evaluate the “Accendi i Sensi” event in Tenero, designed by ORA to promote regular physical activity and healthy eating behavior among young children and their parents in Ticino.
Sample: Ticino families with children between the ages of 6-10
Methods: Quantitative surveys. Assessments were conducted pre, and 3 and 6 months post event.
Funders: Swiss Federal Office of Public Health
Websites: www.accendiisensi.ch (no longer available)
- Principal investigators: Prof. L. Suzanne Suggs
- Project managers: Anna Szczogryn
- Collaborators: ORA