Making the Miracle happen

Seinäjoki has become a model city in the fight against childhood obesity, with results that have attracted international attention. We have managed to significally reduce obesity levels of children over a period of five years. Healthy Kids of Seinäjoki® model is a registered trademark.

Welcome to meet us and learn more at Visit Finland stand B31!

It’s not just about learning or teaching

Highly valued Finnish education offers a perfect set up to scale up the approach to more holistic view on healthy lifestyle of children and their families. With Healthy Kids of Seinäjoki® you will get introduced to the Finnish education system and actions done at the local authority level to support healthy choices and wellbeing of children and families.

Healthy Kids of Seinäjoki® transforms the lifestyle of children and their families by promoting holistic approach to health and wellbeing. The multidimensional work focuses on lifestyle guidance, nutrition and physical exercise. Our approach has attracted international attention. We are happy to make the model available to everyone. We believe that multiprofessional cooperation and health promotion innovations are the key to a balanced life.

We have collected a 5-step guide to inspire and courage you to take action in promoting health and wellbeing of children, youth and families in your own area. We hope that this guide inspires you to set the snowball rolling!

Check also our brochure of business solutions – feel free to contact, if you hope to hear more information on companies and their products and services presented in the brochure.

We welcome education professionals and business solution seekers to learn more about the Healthy Kids of Seinäjoki® approach.

Visit us at Education Show at Visit Finland stand B31! You can also book a meeting through matchmaking tool, Connect@BETT.

Healthy Kids of Seinäjoki® at Visit Finland stand B31
ExCeL London, Hall S4
Royal Victoria Dock,
London E161XL, United Kingdom

See you soon!

Maria Ahvenniemi

Elisabet Kivimäki

Helli Kitinoja