Healthy Central Florida is hosting its 6th annual Walk n’ Bike to School Workshop on Thursday, Sept. 21. The workshop is free, open to all, and designed to bring advocates and leaders together to make walking and biking to school safer for our children. Join parents, school personnel and city leaders as we share updates, creative […]
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Back by popular demand, Healthy Central Florida is thrilled to unveil the Fall Move60 Challenge. Walk, run, bike, swim, dance, play (watching doesn’t count) soccer, kickball or flag football. Just get moving! Some people want to move to lose a few pounds – others to stay flexible, healthy and fit. Or just to have fun! […]
Did you walk to school as a child? Don’t you wish your kids or grandkids could enjoy that simple, healthy pleasure? See how we are working to make our streets safer for all to walk and bike – and join us!
For the last five years, Healthy Central Florida has held a Health Innovation Grants Workshop annually and has given out more than $125,000 in mini-grants to date. Each year we bring in national experts in health – including walkability experts such as Jeff Speck and Mark Fenton; Dr. Brian Wansink from the Cornell Food Lab […]
Only 10% of Winter Park and 7.3% of Maitland residents smoke. Nationwide the rate is less than 17%. In response to resident demand Breathe Free launched 3 years ago and today 50 restaurants offer safe, smoke-free patios. Cheers to them!
200+ rode 28 miles and another 300 rode in the smaller city rides. It was a great day for bicycling enthusiasts from toddlers to octogenerians! Read all about it and see photos from all the cities.
Ranging in age from 2 to 92 and logging activities like Pilates, paddle-boarding, dance, yoga and water aerobics, area residents are getting fit, having fun and winning prizes – the best one being better health. Click the picture to read more.
Join a fun, friendly regional bike ride. It’s free and all ages, skill levels and distances are welcome. From 2.5 miles to 28 miles, there is a ride for everyone. Learn more…
The 3rd Annual Bike to Work Day in Winter Park attracted nearly 200 riders who both rode to work and who participated in the afternoon Group Ride. Check out the photos and see who won!
The Winter Park Farmer’s Market makes healthy eating a SNAP with new Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, making healthy foods accessible and affordable for more low income residents.