May 4, 2022

Telling your story….

Advocacy is an all-year-long activity at the national, state, and local levels.  State Legislatures set their calendars and some meet year-round, annually, or bi-annually.  Local government, however, the closest to the constituents and where policy germinates never rest to meet the needs of their communities.
April 4, 2022

ALL IN for Advocacy

It starts with You!
March 23, 2022

HPL Virtual Summit

Sponsored by Rhode Island AHPERD and the Eastern Seaboard Region of the National Academy
March 21, 2022

Spring Professional Development Night- April 6th

The National Academy of Health and Physical Literacy Eastern Seaboard Region would like to invite you to the Spring Professional Development Night.
March 8, 2022

Advocacy ABCs

Advocacy is a continuous process. Advocacy is not just passing legislation; it involves educating policymakers throughout the year about the importance of achieving health and wellness. The following advocacy tips are organized using the ABC’s but are not organized in the order that they occurred.
February 2, 2022

Mental Health Collaborative (MHC) and National Academy of Health and Physical Literacy (NAHPL) Join Together in Partnership to Promote Their Important Missions

In times before the global health pandemic, youth were experiencing mental health challenges, including but not limited to anxiety, depression, loneliness, suicidal ideation, and suicidal attempts. According to a recent report by Mental Health America, youth mental health is worsening, especially with higher-risk populations.