The 2010 Fitness Challenge, the third offered by the Diabetes Association, Inc. (DAI), Children In Balance, Community Development Recreation (CD-REC), the Fall River YMCA and Healthy Lives Fall River, held its initial weigh-in and health fair on January 9th at the Veterans' Memorial on Bank Street.
The Family Advocacy & Community Education Division of People, Incorporated proudly presents the second in a series of family support conferences!
On March 27, 2010, the Violence Prevention Task Force will be holding its Second Annual Peace by Piece Summit. This year the summit will be held at Kuss Middle School, 53 Globe Mills Avenue. Members of the Peaceful Coalition will be featured as the Keynote speakers. Throughout the day there will be workshops that will help us learn to promote a more peaceful community and develop and implement strategies, programs and policies that address the issues of violence prevention in our community.
CD-REC, Diabetes Association Inc. (DAI), Healthy City Fall River, Children In Balance and the Fall River YMCA are joining together and challenging adults who live or work in Fall River to get fit, healthy, prevent Type 2 diabetes and pledge to collectively lose a ton of weight (2000 lbs)!
Project ASSERT is a program at the hospital that facilitates access of patients to primary care, clinical preventive services, and when needed, to the drug and alcohol treatment network. Health Promotion Advocates (HPAs) work with patients in the Emergency Department.