Spring is here, so what better time to add some fresh, new habits to your weekly routine. Join us at the Lorain County Fitness Walks on Mondays at 5:30 p.m: April 6, 13, 20, or 27 at the Lorain County Metro Parks, Splash Zone (95 West Hamilton Rd., Oberlin, OH 44074), and on Thursdays at 5:30 p.m:.April 2, 9, 16, 23, and 30 at the Mercy Health and Recreation Center (47160 Hollstein Dr., Amherst, OH 44001). There is no cost to attend Lorain County Fitness Walks and all fitness levels are welcome. Exercise has been proven to improve mood, decrease the risk for disease, and manage weight. Join us to meet new people, win prizes, and get fit.
Schools need resources to implement health and wellness practices that get students to eat better and be physically active. Thanks to our partners, Action for Healthy Kids has provided $5.15 million in grants to schools since 2009. Our School Grants for Healthy Kids can help your school health team achieve its goal to make Every Kid Healthy and ready to learn. Check out the available grant opportunities for school districts and schools, and start your application now.