Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital is committed to helping every child live an active and healthy life. The Mary Bridge Pediatric Weight and Wellness Program for ages 2-17 provides access to health care professionals who have expertise in helping families make healthy changes. The program’s holistic approach can result in lasting improvements in your child’s health and quality of life.
If you are concerned about your child's health and weight, talk to your doctor about your child's growth history and Body Mass Index (BMI). If your child’s BMI is greater than 95%, your child may benefit from an In-depth Assessment. How to participate in the MB Pediatric Weight and Wellness Program.
Family Wellness Wokshop
2nd Friday of each month, from 10am - 11am; &
4th Thursday of each month, 6pm - 7pm
You are invited to attend our free, parents only Family Wellness Workshop.
2nd Friday of each month, from 10am - 11am; & 4th Thursday of each month, 6pm - 7pm
Mary Bridge WIC building (Behind Frisco Freeze)
311 N. L St.
Tacoma, WA 98403
Who should attend:
Our Program Philosophy:
Our focus is on increasing evidence-based behaviors that support healthy lifestyles. We do not provide restrictive diets or emphasize weight loss. The program’s holistic approach can result in lasting improvements in your child’s health and quality of life.
To Sign up:
Schedule your workshop by calling: 253-792-6630
PO Box 5299
Peggy Norman, MS, RD, CDE
Program Coordinator/Registered Dietitian
Suzanne Baxter, MEd, LMHC
Meschell Miloscia, MA
Colleen McMeen, RD
Erin Phillips, RD