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Healthy Lifestyle Choices

The Healthy Lifestyle Choices (HLC) behavioral-health curriculum provides children in grades kindergarten through sixth grade with the knowledge and skills to make healthy choices. The program covers topics including life skills, conflict resolution, nutrition, substance abuse prevention, safety, and fitness. The lessons are a part of their regular curriculum and have an introduction, activities, and a wrap-up.

Goal / Mission

The goal of Healthy Lifestyle Choices is to improve children’s behavioral and health choices.


4 Components of Choose Love

The Choose Love Enrichment Program™ is a pre-K through 12th grade, next generation evidence-based social and emotional (SEL) classroom program teaching children how to choose love in any circumstance. The program focuses on four important character values – Courage, Gratitude, Forgiveness and Compassion in Action – which cultivates optimism, resilience and personal responsibility. Included elements are positive psychology, mindfulness, neuroscience, character values and more.