Tri-County Health Department, Colorado

Information

Tri-County Health Department, Colorado

The Tri-County Health Department, the largest local health department in Colorado which serves more than a million residents of Adams, Arapahoe and Douglas Counties.

Website: http://www.tchd.org/cppw.htm
Location: Colorado
Members: 11
Latest Activity: Dec 15, 2011

About Us

YOU MAY ONLY EDIT WHAT IS SEEN BETWEEN THE RED LINES. IF YOU ACCIDENTALLY DELETE ONE OF THE RED LINES (OR SOMETHING OUTSIDE OF THEM), PLEASE CANCEL YOUR CHANGES AND TRY AGAIN.

------------------------------

The Tri-County Health Department is partnering with schools to enhance school wellness policies and support Safe Routes to School activities. The Department is also conducting an educational campaign to raise awareness of the many benefits of healthy eating and physical activity; advising municipalities in their city planning, zoning, and transportation efforts to promote physical activity and access to healthy foods; increasing signage for healthy menu items in restaurants; establishing community gardens to increase access to fresh fruits and vegetables and physical activity; and supporting community partners in advancing additional policy, systems, and environmental changes to promote healthy eating and physical activity.

------------------------------

YOU MAY ONLY EDIT WHAT IS SEEN BETWEEN THE RED LINES. IF YOU ACCIDENTALLY DELETE ONE OF THE RED LINES (OR SOMETHING OUTSIDE OF THEM), PLEASE CANCEL YOUR CHANGES AND TRY AGAIN.

Discussion Forum

This group does not have any discussions yet.

Leave Feedback

Comment

You need to be a member of Tri-County Health Department, Colorado to add comments! To join this site, click the "register" link above and then click the "click here to request access" link at the top of this community's page.

 

Members (11)

 
 
 

First Time Here?

Register so you can post, participate and connect with other members.

Visit the Communities section to find communities working on issues that interest you.

Participate in discussions or start your own conversation in the Public Discussions section.

Learn more About Us, and read over the User Guide and Member Guidelines. Contact Us if you have any questions.

Our Community Deserves

All communities deserve healthy food options and safe places to be active. Find ads, banners, pre-written articles, and radio spots to promote healthy living in your community.

Community Success Stories

Learn how communities across the country are making health easier through active living, healthy eating, and tobacco-free living.

Show Your Support

To show your support, choose your favorite badge and then just copy and paste the code in your website.

MakingHealthEasier.org - Learn. Share. Inspire. Find out more. Social Badge at 120x180 pixels.
The Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans, issued by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, recommend that children and adolescents aged 6-17 years should have 60 minutes (1 hour) or more of physical activity each day.
MakingHealthEasier.org - Learn. Share. Inspire. Meet the communities who are making health easier and creating real change. Find a community. Social Badge at 120x180 pixels.
Youth Physical Activity Guidelines Toolkit. Learn More!

 

View All

In The News

National Partners

Several national partner organizations support our mission. View the list here.

View All

© 2014   Created by Making Health Easier

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service