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re:TH!NK Receives USDA Grant to Increase Local Foods in School Cafeterias
re:TH!NK and the Winnebago County Health Department are pleased to announce that they are one of 71 projects spanning 42 states and the District of Columbia receiving support this year through the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Farm to School Program, an effort to better connect school cafeterias and students with local farmers. Read more...
Local Poll on Obesity and Tobacco Issues Released
re:TH!NK released findings of a public opinion poll gauging attitudes toward healthy living and prevention in Winnebago County. The purpose of the poll is to evaluate public support for countywide and regional efforts to promote healthier places to live, work and play.
Major findings include...read more
re:SPONS!BLE drinking means knowing when you should not drink, how to drink in moderation, and when to stop. Visit the 0-1-2 page to see responsible drinking tips and reminders about keeping yourself safe.
eatsmart! at Local Restaurants
We've partnered with several area restaurants to bring you eatsmart! a new initiative highlighting menu items that get a "thumbs up" from local health professionals. The eatsmart! icon clearly identifies our menu items that you can eat everyday. For more information on the project and to see which restaurants are participating visit our re:TH!NK nutrition page or the eatsmart! website at eatsmartwi.com.
re:TH!NK's Food Map Pinpoints Healthy Options!
We want to encourage our community members and families to choose healthy foods more often. Sometimes its difficult to know what's out there. If you are looking for places to buy fresh fruits and vegetables close to home, check out the Winnebago County Food Map. Click the link to find out what's available near you.