November 23, 2014

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Coming this September: Free Fitness Classes Available Across Lorain County!

United We Sweat gives Lorain County residents the chance to check out a variety of local fitness centers all at no cost! If you want to get fit, but are not quite sure what activity is best for you or just want to try a new fitness center—this S… Read More…

Join Us at the Lorain County Fitness Walks

Did you know that you can actually walk your way to better health? Getting in shape or staying fit doesn’t have to be complicated and you definitely don’t need a gym membership to do it. Walking is a great form of exercise that can help co… Read More…

Level 1 Food Safety Basics Course

Changes to Food Code require that food service operations have a “person in charge” on duty at all times.

This course meets the basic food safety education requirement.
All food service employees are invited to attend!

Cost: $10… Read More…

Lorain County Wellness Leadership Workshop

Worksite and Faith-Based leaders will gain tools to improve morale, reduce sick days, transform environments, engage people, and promote healthier choices where we live, work, pray and play at the Lorain County Wellness Leadership Wellness Leadership … Read More…

Healthy Ohio Healthy Community Award 2013

The Healthy Ohio Community Award recognizes the outstanding achievements of communities that are actively pursuing efforts to create healthier communities by addressing physical inactivity, nutrition, obesity and tobacco use. 
Communities of all s… Read More…

Attention Lorain County residents with limited or no prescription drug coverage!

Do you or someone you care for need prescription medications, but find it difficult to pay for them? The Lorain County Prescription Assistance program can help! This program is available to Lorain County residents and may provide medications at low o… Read More…

Have you checked out the fitness walks yet?

Get your fitness on this summer! No gym membership? No problem! Walking is the most popular form of physical activity in the United States and is a great way to improve overall health. A study conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and Preventio… Read More…

Wellington Farmer’s Market: Open Friday, June 14th!

The Wellington Farmer’s Market starts tomorrow, June 14th 2013! Support local vendors and stock up on fresh, local fruits and veggies! Read More…

Let’s Go for a Walk! – May 22nd at Westwood Elementary School

You’re invited to walk with the Westwood Elementary School Staff on Wednesday, May 22nd — Open to ALL ages!
Visit Westwood’s new walking path for an hour of exercise and fun! Fitness expert Deb Lansman will be there to share walking tips.
May 22nd Wa… Read More…

Check Out Lorain County Walking Maps!

The Lorain County General Health District Health Commissioner, David Covell, encourages residents to include walking during their day as much as possible. “Local Walking Maps are a great tool to help you get started,” continues Covell. Che… Read More…