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Table 2 Västerbotten County Councils public health vision, and goals of the Salut Programme

From: Improving child health promotion practices in multiple sectors – outcomes of the Swedish Salut Programme

VISION AND GOALS
Vision of the Västerbotten County Council
By 2020, the health and well-being of the population will be the best in the world.
Main goal for the Salut Programme
Good health is achieved by salutogenic interventions in collaboration with societal actors and the family with the child’s best in focus. Through systematic improvements, interventions are developed and implemented to promote satisfactory conditions during childhood, increased physical activity, and healthy eating habits.
The goals aim for:
Module I  
Expectant parents avoidance of maternal and fetal pregnancy complications related to maternal lifestyle
  healthy maternal weight gain during pregnancy
  a minimum of 30 minutes daily physical activity
  regular meals
  five fruits and vegetables a day
  tooth-brushing twice a day with fluoride toothpaste
  regular dental health care visits
  parents are feeling prepared for their parental roles
  pregnant women are living in relations free from intimate partner violence
  pregnant women refrain from tobacco, alcohol and drug use
Module II  
Children 0–18 months with parents normal weight development for 18-month olds’
  retain of pre-pregnancy weight
  sufficient sleep (parents and children)
  environments free from tobacco and drug use, and alcohol use is limited
  a minimum of one hour daily physical activity (play) for children
  a minimum of 30 minutes daily physical activity for parents
  avoidance of TV-viewing and TV/computer games for children
  six months exclusive breastfeeding, and thereafter partly continued for one year or longer
  introduction of five fruits and vegetables a day for children
  five fruits and vegetables a day for parents
  regular meals for both parents and children
  avoidance of discretionary foods for children
  tooth-brushing twice a day with fluoride toothpaste (from the first tooth for the children)
  regular dental health care visits
  parents feel confident in their parent roles
  satisfying parental-child attachment and interplay
  women and children live free from men’s violence
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