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Triple Play

Triple Play: A Game Plan for the Mind, Body and Soul is one of Boys and Girls Clubs national programs that is designed to demonstrate how eating smart, keeping fit and forming positive relationships add up to a healthy lifestyle for Club members ages 6-18. It is a multi-faceted program designed to help young people to become healthy, active and learn new ways to handle stress, maintain a healthy body and form positive relationships.

Accepted to the Portfolio: August 2011

Target Outcomes

Short Term Outcomes

  • Improved nutrition
  • Increased physical activity
  • Improved relationships between peers
  • Increased sense of mastery and control

Long Term Outcomes

  • Decreased obesity rates
  • Fewer cardiovascular risk factors
  • Decreased smoking rates
  • Decreased anxiety and depression
  • Improved body image
  • Improved reading, science and math scores
  • Increased school engagement
  • Improved social behavior
  • Improved conflict resolution skills

Target Population

Demographics

  • Kindergarten  - 12th Grade

Service Area

  • Central (District 3)



    Program Implementers

    The following organizations implement this program locally:

    Boys and Giirls Club

    Boys and Girls Clubs of Marin and Southern Sonoma
    Boys and Girls Clubs of Sonoma Valley

    Program Funders

    Many thanks to the following funders for making this program possible.

    Local Funders

    • City of Petaluma
    • Office of Justice Programs
    • Speedway Children's Charities
    • United Way of the Wine Country

    Other Funders

    • After School Education and Safety (ASES)