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  • Health Justice Summit 2018

    April 26, 2018 - Health justice is the idea that everyone should be able to live a long, happy and healthy life, regardless of race, ability or zip code. On a Saturday morning in mid-March, nearly 250 people came together from local community, organizations, government, businesses, and universities in the name of health justice. The half-day event featured panels, […]
  • Drink More Water, Use Less Plastic: Reuseable Water Bottles for Earth Day

    April 20, 2018 - We 💙 water! 💦🚰💧From the tap, a water fountain or hydration station. Reduce plastic pollution & litter this #earthday ➡️ Get yourself a reusable water bottle – it’s great for your health & the 🌎! . . . #earthday2018 #environment #water #waterwednesday #wellness #wellnesswednesday #reducereuserecycle #reduce #reuse #recycle #hydration #hydrate #drinkwater #healthy #healthylife #gethealthyphilly #tapwater […]
  • Health Justice – Call for Partnerships

    March 16, 2018 - Get Healthy Philly recognizes that health disparities exist because of institutionalized historical discrimination based on race, income, gender, sexual orientation and age, among other things. We are continuing our shared pursuit of health justice with YOU – Philadelphia’s community leaders. We are looking to select 3 community-focused projects in need of staff for a summer […]
  • Early Childhood Education Provider’s Spotlight

    January 8, 2018 - At Get Healthy Philly, our Healthy Early Childhood Coordinator, Shannon Dryden has been conducting messaging regarding the Philadelphia Board of Health Recommendations around Beverages and Screen Time in Early Childhood Settings. Sharing information at the Southeast Regional Key monthly provider meeting was a great opportunity to start conversations about healthy practices and have a little […]
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Wednesday, 23 May 2018 12:36 pm

Please share! New Meals & More grants for the Hub of Hope. Funding provides between $750 and $2,500 to organizations that provide a weekly or monthly meal at the Hub of Hope. The deadline to apply is Friday, June 8th.
You can learn more about this opportunity and apply here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1HIofFEsAP8FB3LxCO8MYdEQKLGhnMyCM/view

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Tuesday, 22 May 2018 7:48 pm

Know your numbers! Many people with high blood pressure don’t even know they have it. Take a moment to learn if you are in the zone.

130 Is Too High For Blood Pressure

Your risk for heart trouble or stroke is double at 130 compared to when it’s below 120. Visit http://www.heart.org/hbp to see where you are on the blood pressure ca...


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