Weighed Down | Finding Hope for Childhood Obesity

Childhood obesity rates have tripled over the past three decades in the United States. This complex medical condition is alarming because it places young people on a path towards a lifetime of serious health issues. But the hidden damages caused by poor self-esteem, bullying and depression can be just as dangerous.

Emmy Award winning PBS documentary about Camp Jump Start at Living Well Village campers

Camp Jump Start–The true meaning of what Camp Jump Start does for a child

Camp Jump Start–Long lasting effects of Camp Jump Start–the original camp site

Gabe’s Story–Stress eating replaced with a healthy lifestyle

Katie- Win or lose—Life at home with Katie

Gracyn’s story–Learning to love yourself

Testimonial Nick–Life after Camp Jump Start (see Nick’s story above “Long lasting effects….)

Zaria–Overcoming obstacles that life puts in your way