Sisters in Motion is a program with goals to decrease the incidents of heart disease, high blood pressure, diabetes and obesity through education, lifestyle change, prevention and physical activity.
- Physical Activity
This is the physical component of Sisters in Motion that promotes health and wellness through regular exercise, physical activity and movement.
Kitchen Divas conducts food demonstrations and workshops, health education and advocacy that supports and encourages lifestyle change via nutrition and exercise.
Urban Chefs Academy is a youth food club that teaches nutrition and health through food preparation, education, awareness and policy. Providing an in-depth look at our attitudes and practices, food culture and access to food, Urban Chefs Academy creates youth leaders and advocates who will positively impact the health of our families and communities.
Since 2013, BWW is in partnership with the Black Wome’s Health Imperative to implement Change Your Lifestyle. Change Your Life. as part of the Center of Disease Control’s National Diabetes Prevention Program, working with employers to offer lifestyle coaching and health education to prevent type 2 diabetes at the work site.