Healthy people live in healthy communities – ones in which residents can walk, bike, move and play safely whether they are eight or eighty years old. It’s also a place where they have access to fresh, healthy, affordable food. Join Healthy Central Florida for our 5th annual Health Innovation Grants Workshop on Nov. 1st, […]
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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 […]
Free, fun and a great way to get fit and win prizes. The Move60 Challenge (move for 60 days) encourages residents to walk, run, bike, swim, dance, garden – Just get moving! The fun begins on October 1st and goes through November 29th. You can participate as an individual or on a team. There are great […]
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!