Where Do Rochester's Candidates Stand on the Physical, Social and Emotional Health of Kids?

by HealthiKids on Wednesday, September 6, 2017 8:12 AM

What are Rochester's Mayoral, City Council and School Board Candidates positions on issues related to kids health and well-being? We partnered with alumni from the Parent Leadership Training Institute to find out!

Safer Streets Through Slower Speeds

by HealthiKids on Friday, May 26, 2017 8:38 AM

Read our latest blog about how lowering the speed limit would make it safer for kids and families across Rochester

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Kids Walk for the Right to Play in a Safe Neighborhood

by HealthiKids on Friday, May 19, 2017 7:51 AM

On Thursday May 18, Kids from Cameron Community Ministries walked for their right to play in a safe neighborhood. 

Save the Date: PlayROCs your Neighborhood 2017!

by HealthiKids on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 2:31 PM

Learn more about how you can host a FREE play day on July 15th in your neighborhood! 

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 - 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!

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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