The Foundation's program, Active for Life: Increasing Physical Activity Levels in Adults Age 50 and Older, was designed to encourage adults 50+ to increase activity levels by replicating proven programs in real-world settings and identifying and testing communication strategies for the promotion of physical activity.The Church Health Center of Memphis will lead a consortium of both faith-based and community development organizations. The purpose of this project is to test the effectiveness of implementing the Active Choices telephone model program to increase the level of physical activity among sedentary adults in the Memphis area. Populations targeted will be Church Health members, faith congregations, and low-income neighborhoods.
Amount Awarded $929,817.00
Awarded on: 1/15/2003
Time frame: 1/15/2003 - 12/15/2007
Grant Number: 47834