Children, Adolescents & Young Adults

BlueCross BlueShield of WNY’s Children, Adolescent & Young Adult Program offers a variety of wellness seminars and support groups to help members and their families.

American Health Publishing of Clarence:
Preschool Nutrition Basics
(716) 741-0177

Boys on the Right Track of Western New York:
(716) 316-1789

Girls on the Run of Buffalo, Inc.:
Girls on Run
(716) 400-1019

Nutri Perx of Dunkirk:
Kids Cool Fuel
(716) 366-1012

Preschool Swimming - Exercise Program
(716) 373-2400

Youth Swimming - Exercise Program
(716) 373-2400

Sheila's Fitness Jam of Western New York:
Kids Fitness Jam/Zumbatomic
(716) 633-1833

The M.O.G. Inc. of Grand Island:
M.O.G. Kidz Fitness and Nutrition - Weight Management Program
(716) 773-1600

YMCA of Buffalo Niagara:
Growing Up Fit - Weight Management Program
(716) 565-6000



Programs range from one session to multiple sessions over several weeks. Typical information covered includes:

  • Health issues for young adults and how they can cope
  • Helpful hints for parents and adolescents dealing with stress

Immunizations (shots) protect your child from many serious diseases. They should be given at the recommended age – even if your child has a cold or minor illness at the time. Ask your healthcare provider when your child should receive these important shots. Also, inquire about additional immunizations for your child.

Al-Anon Family Groups Meeting Line


Child Welfare Information Gateway

Cleft Palate Foundation of American Cleft Palate Association

First Candle SIDS Alliance

Healthfinder Kids


National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities

National Down Syndrome Congress

The Center for Health and HealthCare in Schools

The Nemours Foundation KidsHealth

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