National
Coalition of 100 Black Women
TIDEWATER CHAPTER
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The ELITE Academy


Health

My Body is My Temple

Embracing "unique" beauty is a critical lesson for girls and respecting/valuing differences. Learning to treat your body with respect is a difficult lesson to learn. Young women will be given tools to better maintain their physical image; related to skin, personal hygiene, and hair as well as learn the importance of healthy nutrition and physical fitness. They will also learn what they need to do in order to protect themselves from sexually transmitted diseases, especially HIV/AIDS.