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Healthi Headlines - April 2017

by HealthiKids on Monday, April 24, 2017 3:06 PM

Learn more about every kid healthy week, the Rochester Area Community Foundation summer meals mini grants and more in this month's Healthi Headlines!

Kids are Agents for Change: How to Engage Students in Advocacy

by HealthiKids on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 10:02 AM

In our latest blog, our Policy and Research Associate, Jenn Beideman shares how to engage kids in your advocacy campaigns! 

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Healthi Headlines - March 2017

by HealthiKids on Friday, March 24, 2017 1:00 PM

Learn more about why we'e changed our name, national nutrition month and more in this month's healthi headlines.

City Paves the Way for Play in Neighborhoods

by HealthiKids on Tuesday, March 7, 2017 9:19 AM

Read our latest article in the Wedge about the creation of a city-wide Playful Sidewalks policy.

Healthi Headlines - February 2017

by HealthiKids on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 9:17 AM

In this month's Healthi Headlines learn more about the Youth School Food Advisory Committee, our Playworks training, the new Traffic Safety Campaign, and how where we're sharing our work!

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

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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!

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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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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!
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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.

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