The Board of Directors of the Bike-Walk Alliance of New Hampshire (BWANH) announces that Executive Director Tim Blagden will transition from his staff position to volunteer chair of the BWANH Policy Committee. This will allow Tim to focus on policy issues that will improve biking and walking conditions across New Hampshire. HEAL partners with BWANH and Transport NH to lead the New Hampshire Complete Streets Coalition.
Registration is now open for workshops #5, 6 and 7 in our 8-part series. This workshop series is designed to strengthen skill and leadership capacity for creating partnerships, implementing policy, and changing systems so NH communities have the opportunity for “healthy people in healthy places.”
Congratulations Manchester for winning the 2016 Culture of Health Prize! Manchester is just one of 7 other cities and towns from across the country to win this coveted award out of over 200 applicants.
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. 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.