Take action

The Obesity Policy Coalition aims to influence change in policy and regulation to help prevent obesity, particularly in children. You can stay up to date with our activities by liking us on Facebook and following us on Twitter.

You can also take action on the issue of advertising of unhealthy food to children at our adShame website.

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adShame

The adShame website showcases the ways the alcohol and food industry regularly flout the rules when it comes to responsible advertising. The aim is to show that industry self-regulation of advertising to children is not working, and action changes are needed to protect children from the harmful impacts of alcohol and unhealthy food advdertising.

   
Traffic Light Food Tracker App 

Traffic Light Food Tracker App

Are food labels giving you mixed signals? Make healthy choices simply by identifying how much fat, saturated fat, sugar and salt is in your food with our new Traffic Light Food Tracker App.

Download the free iPhone app, iPad app or Android App.  

   
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Game Changer

GAME CHANGER is a concept developed by Aaron Schultz, a Hobart father of two who has some serious concerns around the way that Australian’s are being targeted by alcohol and junk food advertising through sport. Aaron has seen first hand the damage associated with binge drinking and unhealthy eating. He is committed to ensuring Australians aren’t influenced into making poor choices by associating sport, health and well being, alcohol and poor eating.

Join the campaign, be a Game Changer and help put pressure on the major codes and work in creating a healthier Australia. Sign the petition to Cricket Australia, Tennis Australia, the AFL and NRL to stop the promotion of alcohol and junk food.