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The Y also offers camps, computer classes, and community service opportunities in addition to fitness classes.
National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders (ANAD)
ANAD is a national nonprofit organization for people with eating disorders and their families. In addition to its hotline counseling, ANAD operates an international network of support groups and offers referrals to health care professionals who treat eating disorders. Contact them at:
Highland Park, IL 60035
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
Offering nutrition information, resources, and access to registered dietitians.
American Psychological Association (APA)
The APA provides information and education about a variety of mental health issues for people of all ages.
Anxiety Disorders Association of America (ADAA)
The ADAA promotes the prevention and cure of anxiety disorders and works to improve the lives of all people who have them.
ChooseMyPlate.gov provides practical information on how to follow the U.S. government's Dietary Guidelines for Americans. It includes resources and tools to help families lead healthier lives.
American Council on Exercise (ACE)
ACE promotes active, healthy lifestyles by setting certification and education standards for fitness instructors and through ongoing public education about the importance of exercise.