To provide engaging health education that empowers participants to develop healthy behaviors for a lifetime.
82.5% of Indiana high school youth and 96% of Indiana middle school youth do not smoke tobacco.
ISDH, Tobacco Prevention & Cessation, 2015
83% of Indiana high school youth have never taken prescription drugs without being prescribed
by their doctor .
ISDH, CDC 2015
60% of Indiana high school youth have never had sex.
ISDH, CDC 2017
9 out of 10 Indiana teens have not experienced physical dating violence.
ISDH, CDC 2015
Only 9.4% of high school teens use an electronic vapor product regularly.
Indiana Youth Drug Use Survey, 2021
Nearly 47% of Indiana high school youth were physically active for a total of at least 60 minutes
per day on five or more days during the past week.
ISDH, CDC 2015
80% of Indiana high school youth did NOT drink pop or soda once or more times
per day during the past week.
ISDH, CDC 2015
WHAT CAN HEALTH ED PROS DO FOR YOU?
Health Ed Pros provides health education programming for students, teachers, and staff. In addition, Health Ed Pros can also provide customized programming for parents and other youth serving professionals to meet your communities needs. Health Ed Pros staff has over 75 years of combined health education expertise including: curriculum development, staff development, and program delivery for early childhood - adults. Please refer to the "About" section of the website for complete bios of the staff.
Age appropriate health education programming for students pre-k through high school age. These programs compliment the Indiana Academic Standards for Health Wellness, the National Health Education Standards and Healthy People 2020.
PARENT, TEACHER & YOUTH SERVICE PROFESSIONALS
Customized training for your school staff on topics such as ATOD awareness, and youth and adult partnerships.
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A word from our clients
Health Ed Pros can offer Safe Sitter trainings in your area. Safe Sitter® prepares students in grades 6-8 to be safe when they’re home alone, watching younger siblings, or babysitting. Students learn life-saving skills such as how to rescue someone who’s choking, and helpful information like what to do if there’s severe weather. The lessons are filled with fun activities and role-playing exercises.
"Health Ed Pros has been such a great resource for the community both, locally and nationwide. By teaching Safe Sitter® Essentials, they are building safer communities and keeping youth safe and prepared while babysitting or home alone."
PROGRAM SUPPORT SPECIALIST - MIDWEST
Upcoming Zoom Virtual Safe Sitter Trainings:
(all times are EST)
Click here for the virtual training registration form.
In Person Safe Sitter:
June 7, 2023, Brownsburg Public Library, 10am-3pm
Click here for the in-person training registration form.
Safe@Home is a 90-minute program that teaches students how to practice safe habits, how to prevent unsafe situations, and what to do when faced with dangers such as power failures or weather emergencies. Students are also introduced to the Safe Sitter® First Aid Chart and learn a system to help them assess and respond to injuries and illnesses.
Upcoming Zoom Virtual Safe@Home Trainings:
Upcoming In Person Safe@Home Trainings:
June 12, 2023, Brownsburg Public Library, 10am-11:30pm
Contact Health Ed Pros to arrange a Safe Sitter training in your community. A minimum of 8 students is needed to provide a training for your group. Please contact Health Ed Pros if you are interested in organizing a group of young people for a Safe Sitter training.
Health Ed Pros has provided Safe Sitter trainings to youth in the following states:
The teachers at Health Ed Pro's have a tremendous amount of experience in working with children. They have an amazing ability to connect with students at all levels, which makes learning enjoyable.
- Danville High School
The representatives of Health Ed Pros were able to address a potentially sensitive topic by putting our students at ease and fully engaging them in a discussion that was developmentally appropriate and informative.
- Jim Bever, Principal, Greenfield Intermediate School
Health Ed Pros fits perfectly with habits and concepts we are trying to teach our students about healthy bodies and minds.
Nancy Paswater, ELC Winding Ridge, Lawrence Township
Health Ed Pros has been selected by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing (NCHEC) as the recipient of the 2020 Outstanding Service & Leadership Award in the organizational/employer category.
NCHEC is pleased to recognize Health Ed Pros for their significant commitment to the profession of Health Education and Promotion.
WTHR 13 Health and Fitness Expo, Indiana State Fairgrounds - Nearly 900 students served.