Connections: Understanding SNAP and promoting access to healthy food

by HealthiKids on Monday, February 6, 2017 11:01 AM

Our Healthy Communities Project Coordinator Mike Bulger and Foodlink's Mitch Gruber share how SNAP can promote access to healthy food on this episode of connections

food access
in the news
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Healthi Headlines - January 2017

by HealthiKids on Tuesday, January 24, 2017 10:01 AM

In this month's healthi headlines, learn more about our corner store work, get some tips for eating healthy during the winter months and more!

food access
year in review
healthy food access
corner store transformation
tips for healthy eating in the winter
healthy winter
reconnect rochester

Eating Healthy in the Winter

by HealthiKids on Thursday, January 19, 2017 3:50 PM

Learn more about healthy eating in the winter time & where you can still get fresh and affordable fruits and veggies.

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farmers markets
curbside market
healthy food access
fresh fruit
fresh veggies

Rochester named a Bicycle Friendly Community

by HealthiKids on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 3:05 PM
Rochester named a Bicycle Friendly Community. Thanks to the League of American Bicyclists for highlighting our work to promote Safe Routes to School!

Playworks Video: Play is transforming children and adults in the City of Rochester

by HealthiKids on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 2:39 PM

Thanks to Playworks for highlighting our work with the Greater Rochester Health Foundation and the Rochester City School District to ensure every child has active daily recess and a positive play environment.

Healthi Headlines - December 2016

by HealthiKids on Wednesday, December 21, 2016 11:06 AM

Read all about the city's new playful sidewalk policy, and how Foodlink's Curbside Market is rolling into 4 schools throughout the winter. 

Healthi Headlines - November 2016

by HealthiKids on Wednesday, November 30, 2016 10:33 AM

Read about our trip to City Council, the ReShaping Rochester Awards, and Walk to School Day in our latest issue of Healthi Headlines!

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blog post
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Let's Put Kids & Play First in Rochester's Comprehensive Plan Update!

by HealthiKids on Thursday, November 17, 2016 10:31 AM

Read more about our recommendations to put kids & play first in the City of Rochester's comprehensive plan update.

All Pro Dad's Celebrates Fathers in the RCSD

by HealthiKids on Monday, November 14, 2016 3:20 PM

Learn more about how the All Pro Dad's program is creating a space for fathers to become more engaged with the school community

Parent Engagement
school meals
all pro dad

Designing for Nature - Designing for Play (Guest Blog)

by HealthiKids on Friday, October 28, 2016 11:44 AM

Our friends at Barton and Loguidice highlight nature play in their latest blog!