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  • 2019 Faith and Spiritual Affairs Health Justice Conference

    May 31, 2019 - On April 26, the 2019 FSA Health Justice Conference convened faith leaders, local government employees, non-profit organizations, students, and other residents of the city for a full-day of dialogue around issues of social injustice related to both individual and community health. The Convention Center hosted over 410 conference attendees on the day. Audiences were engaged […]
  • Get Healthy Philly and First Up!

    January 16, 2019 - Get Healthy Philly has partnered with First Up to promote the importance of incorporating physical activity in early childhood settings. Read more about our partnership: First Up on Let’s Talk Quality! blog. Take a look at all of the fun from our professional development sessions as we celebrate the early childhood providers who are making […]
  • State and Local Public Health Actions Grant Finished Off Strong!

    January 15, 2019 - On December 18, 2018, Get Healthy Philly held a final THANK YOU meeting to close out our four years of work under the CDC’s State and Local Public Health Actions (SLPHA)1422 Grant.  A major component of this was working on environmental changes to increase healthy food in institutional settings and the community, and to support […]
  • Food Justice Call for Proposals

    January 7, 2019 - Supporting and Building Food Justice in Philadelphia! We just launched our open call for food justice projects to fund and welcome you to send in a Letter of Interest (LOI). See details and links below! UPDATE: Deadline has been extended. Applications are due February 20, 2019. Keep scrolling for even more updates. Food justice means communities can […]
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Tuesday, 2 July 2019 6:07 pm

Latest CHART from Philadelphia Department of Public Health shows diabetes is the 6th leading cause of death in the City. Obesity, which is linked to type 2 diabetes, can be prevented by avoiding sweetened drinks & sugary snacks, and staying active. Read on ⬇️

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Monday, 1 July 2019 5:54 pm

SwimPhilly is back for the summer and kicks off tonight at Marian Anderson pool, 7pm! 🏊‍♀️🏊‍♂️

Don't miss free Aqua Zumba & Poolside Yoga at select pools thoughout July and August. Check out locations/full Swim Philly schedule here ➡️

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