Category: Useful Materials

Can We Work with Children To Build Memory Palaces?

In 2015 we tackled the issue of children memorising our 100 messages head on. Have a look at what we wrote here. However, this issue hasn’t gone away and each time we are in front of teachers we meet with some scepticism that young adolescents have the capacity to learn

Impact and Recognition!

In August 2018 we were short-listed in the Third Sector Awards category – Small Charity Big Achiever and on September the 20th, we won! Read more here.   In August 2018 the work of Clare Hanbury, Children for Health was featured as the Alumni Profile in the Homerton College Review

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Our Nutrition Poster is Published!

Download our Nutrition poster for FREE now! Testimonials The short, action-oriented messages in this educational poster are valuable to promoting continual, visible communication on nutrition. These family- and community-based essential actions for good nutrition show that malnutrition must be addressed by many stakeholders. Carol Browne, Health and Nutrition Communication Consultant,

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Our Nutrition Poster and a UNICEF Nutrition Booklet

Over the last four weeks we have been revising our Nutrition messages and developing our nutrition poster. We expect to publish this mid-July; after our amazing and diverse team has come back with their thoughts and we finish the revisions. We will take the time to ensure we develop the

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Bridging the Gap: Engaging with Adolescents

Study on Adolescent Nutrition

This is a FANTASTIC study – well worth downloading and reading. A fuller review will come in July during our Nutrition Month. Bridging the Gap: Engaging Adolescents for Nutrition, Health and Sustainable Development May 2018. WFP and Anthrologica Extract from the Forward When we first discussed the idea for this research

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The Rainbow Flower | Video series

In the Rainbow Flower video, our CEO and founder Clare Hanbury, explains the tool and how to use it. Please click the image or this link to watch the video. For more information on The Rainbow Flower and to download the tool, click here. Transcript The Rainbow Flower is one

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Training Tools: The Rainbow Tree

The Rainbow Tree is a training tool to be used in Teacher Training workshops focused on children’s participation in health education. It can be used alongside, The Rainbow Flower (a tool for children). Like The Rainbow Flower, this tool contains seven concepts which distinguishes a participatory model from a ‘traditional

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A Lifeskills Approach to Health Education

At Children for Health we believe that basic life skills are essential for effective health education. We want children to be effective agents of change, so they’ll need to feel empowered with a strong sense of self. A life skills session that works on this and provides children with opportunities

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A Lifeskills Handbook for Health Educators

In the month of August we are focusing on life skills education and its link to health education. If you are an educator or youth worker who is looking to do effective health education, you may also be interested in doing some life skills work with children and young people.

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Activity for JUNE! Washing Hands

June is Water, Sanitation & Hygiene month here at Children for Health! Read our 10 Messages For Children To Learn and Share about WASH or download a PDF with the 10 messages. And what better time to introduce you to one of our ‘Lesson Plans‘? This can be used or

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