- Wee Care Children's Foundation is a non profit organisation focused on children's health, welllness and nutrition. The group teamed up with the Ministry of Health taking part in healthcare demonstrations across the country under the banner of its campaign ‘Fight the FAT… A National Wellness Revolution’.
The colour scheme of the logo draws inspiration from the U.S "Choose My Plate" campaign, which employs the use of a sectioned plate to illustrate relative portion size and the required food groups per meal, as opposed to the traditional food pyramid visual.
- The Wee Care group and the paediatricians of the Wendy Fitzwilliam Pediatric Hospital in conjunction with the Ministry of Health hosted "Wee Fit" wellness camp over July 2012.
- "Health Ministry hosts ‘Wee Fit Camp’
The Ministry of Health continued its fight against the growing incidences of childhood obesity when its Health Education Department in collaboration with paediatricians of the Wendy Fitzwilliam Pediatric Hospital (the Wee Fit Group) and school nurses of the St George East County recently conducted a Childhood Healthy Lifestyle Camp, “The Wee Fit Camp.”
"The Wee Fit Camp ran for four days in July 2012 and was geared towardThis camp was held for 50 children age seven to 12 from primary schools in the St George East County, who were previously screened and assessed as overweight or obese by school nurses overThe children who participated in the Wee Fit Camp are currently enrolled in the Childhood Healthy Lifestyle Clinic at the Wendy Fitzwilliam Paediatric Hospital and some have been found to have elevated blood pressure, elevated cholesterol and Diabetes Type II." Newsday Newspaper click here for more