To empower health care providers, employers, public health organizations and parents to inspire a lifetime of healthy eating & activity habits for children ages 6 to 11.
The acclaimed MyShapers Nutrition and Activity Management Program was founded in 1978 as a nutrition education program for adults, reaching thousands across Northern California who participated in MyShapers workshops offered by Kaiser Permanente and other health groups.
Today, MyShapers is a complete six-week online program for children ages 6-11 that uses music, interactive videos and home-based activities to gets kids and their parents to eat better and move more. The MyShapers Children Better Eating and Activity Program (MyShapers.com) is a self-paced program of behavior modification, nutrition education and activity management.
The company was founded by a mother and nutritionist, the late Beverley Calhoun, MA, who had her three children eat their fruits and vegetables, and play and have fun every day. The company is run today by daughter Laura Conrad, a mother of two from Sacramento who also has her children eat their fruits and vegetables, and play and have fun every day. Conrad skateboards with her children, ages 9 and 21, finds the fun in nutrition, and wishes good nutrition on all.