World Health Day

World Health Day is celebrated on 7 April to mark the anniversary of the founding of the World Health Organization (WHO) in 1948. Each year a theme is selected for World Health Day that highlights a priority area of public health concern in the world. The theme for 2013 is high blood pressure.

Here are a select number of related girl programming activities that you could do with your Unit to celebrate World Health Day and to help girls be confident, resourceful and courageous, and to make a difference in the world:

Sparks

Being Healthy Keeper

Being Healthy Keeper

Brownies

Key to Active Living

Go For it Interest Badge

Go For it Interest Badge

Food Power Interest Badge

Guides

Discovering You Program Area: Stay Fit and Healthy Challenge Badge

Discovering You Program Area: Stay Fit and Healthy Challenge Badge

Feeling Good Interest Badge

Eating Healthy Interest Badge

Eating Healthy Interest Badge

Pathfinders

We Are What We Eat Activity Living

All Modules within the Living Well Program Area

Let Go & Chill Out! Module

Let Go & Chill Out! Module

Rangers

  • Healthy Living Program Area: #1, 2, 7, 8, 15, 23, 30