We are pleased to announce that we have enlisted Erin Allgood, with Allgood Eats Local, who will serve as a consultant to provide support with HEAL healthy eating strategies. Specifically, she will conduct an inventory of healthy eating/food systems activities across the HEAL community network to identify priorities, existing resources, and gaps that need addressing.
How do all people get the same opportunities to be healthy? HEAL NH Welcomes Dr. Maya Rockeymoore, President and CEO of Global Policy Solutions as this year's keynote. As "activists on the ground" participants will learn steps to advocate for and support changes in policies, systems and environments that provide equitable opportunities for everyone to live a healthy life.
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Culture of Health Prize honors communities that are making great strides in their journey toward better health.
Winning communities will each receive a $25,000 cash prize and have their success stories celebrated nationally.
The Obama Administration just announced four final rules that implement important provisions of the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act (HHFKA) building on the progress schools across the country have already made in the improved nutritional quality of meals served in schools.