YMCA uses video game to get kids active

NORWICH The Norwich Family YMCA is taking an unusual approach to combating childhood obesity: They are using video games.



After receiving a grant from Procter & Gamble Pharmaceuticals for $2,000, the YMCA was able to purchase a Dance, Dance Revolution game system. The system includes two arcade style dance consoles and six practice pads, allowing a total of eight kids to enjoy the game at one time.


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