Congratulations CHSC schools Clyde-Savannah Elementary School in Clyde, NY and Public School 1 Courtlandt School in the Bronx for being two of America's Healthiest Schools!
The Urban Land Institute’s Building Healthy Places online toolkit is a great resource of strategies for enhancing the built environment - Check out their 21 suggestions!
School coordinator Carol Blakney of Nepperhan Community Center collaborated with two retail partners to conduct a parent-child "Go Healthy" workshop. Carol talked to the families about proper hydration and reducing salt and sugar in their diets.
Families can find places for students to play and stay active during the summer months using Kaboom’s Map of Play, a free community-generated guide to parks and playgrounds. Users can also add playspaces and write reviews of spaces.
“Complete Streets” initiatives throughout New York are aiming to achieve healthier and safer streets for all New Yorkers.
Warm weather is finally here, and that means Farmers’ Markets are open again for the season! Find your local farmer’s markets with the National Farmers Market Directory.