September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month! Join the conversation at www.nccor.org. CHSC Monthly Grantee Highlight: Congratulations to Essex County Health Department! Their work in implementing Complete Streets policies in North County was featured in the Press Republic. It’s back to school time! Encourage teachers and faculty to sign up for Health Kids Health School Pledge and serve as healthy role models to their students. Implementing Complete Streets policies in rural or suburban towns? Here’s a guide developed by Alta Planning + Design to help apply Complete Streets principles unique to your town’s needs. Customize and send the Action for Healthy Kids parent letter to remind parents of healthy and active ways to celebrate in the classroom. Available in English and Spanish.