NEWS

BJC School Outreach Participates in Flash Mob Dance to Combat Obesity

On May 8th, 2015, staff from BJC School Outreach and Youth Development joined more than 14,000 students from the 45 elementary schools of the St. Louis Public Schools for a synchronized flash mob dance event.

Read More

BJC School Outreach and Youth Development Brings New Programs to St. Francois County

Students in St. Francois County, home of Parkland Health Center, have a new resource to help them deal with issues like bullying, violence and drug awareness. 
Read More

The Future of Medicine is Bright

Dr. Steven Couch, oculofacial plastic surgeon at Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital, coaches Parkway student interested in becoming a doctor.

Read More

Healthy Schools Healthy Communities Helps Kick Off a Healthy New Year in St. Louis City

Missouri Foundation for Health initiative making strides to address childhood obesity.

Read More

Parkland Health Center Foundation Sponsors Health Education in St. Francois County Schools

Parkland Health Center, partnered with BJC School Outreach and Youth Development, is offering prevention education to youth in grades 2-12 in all five public school districts, as well as both parochial schools in St. Francois County.
Read More

The Rewards of Reaching Out

Christian Hospital, with BJC School Outreach and Youth Development, is committed to improving health care for everyone their community, whatever their age. For more than 23 years, the two have worked together to guide and prepare the community's youngest members to lead healthier, safe, more rewarding lives. And it's paying off.

Read More

A Week to Remember

About 60 students participated in summer activities that typical seventh- and eighth-grade students aren't exposed to through Adventures in HealthCare Camp - by Romekia Wallace, BJC School Outreach and Youth Development intern; published August 8, 2014
Read More

Dinners in Minutes, Better Health for Years

BJC School Outreach and Youth Development Dietitian, Stephanie Margolis, teaches St. Louis parents how to prepare nutritious meals in minutes - by Nicole Plegge of STLparent.com; published on June 21, 2010
Read More

Students learn to "Celebrate Sober"

Seventh grade students in Edwardsville participate in the 22nd annual Celebrate Sober Program, "Celebrate Sober: FREE to be Yourself" with the help of BJC School Outreach and Youth Development - by Julia Biggs of The Edwardsville Intelligencer; published April 14, 2011
Read More

School Outreach Video in Competition

In an effort to encourage healthy eating and increase awareness of dietary guidelines, BJC School Outreach and Youth Development entered a video in the MyPlate Fruits and Veggies Video Challenge, an initiative of the U.S. Department of Agriculture - posted by Robert Schmitz to BJCNet on November 21, 2011
Read More
123456