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re:TH!NK, Winnebago's Healthy Living Partnership, is the community engagement "arm" of the  Winnebago County Health Department. re:TH!NK coordinates efforts with help from our local partners to create a place where everyone has the opportunity to live the healthiest life possible. 

Over 500 partners from over 60 organizations support re:TH!NK. We encourage you to get involved, because together we can transform our community into a place where healthy choices are easier. Scroll down or explore our website to learn more!

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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.

 

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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.

 

 

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Help make the Healthy Choice the Easy Choice! 

Sometimes you just need a quick reminder to take the stairs or to choose a healthier snack. re:TH!NK can help with Point of Decision Prompts (PODP). Making a better choice is as easy as reading a reminder prompt right where a choice is made. re:TH!NK's PODP Toolkit has several easy-to-post options to remind people to take the stairs, park further from the door and pick healthy fruits and veggies. There are kid-friendly prompts too suitable for a school, daycare, or the home (right next to the snack drawer).

 

  

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Community partners are working on multiple initiatives related to increased access to mental health services through re:TH!NK's Healthy Lifestyles Committee. In 2014 re:TH!NK and OWHS are launching the new Connected Community Wellness Screening for 9th grade students. Several community partners are working on to reduce stigma and increase understanding of mental health services available in the Fox Valley.

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re:TH!NK is a project of the Winnebago County Health Department that would not exist without
support from our local partner agencies, organizations and community members.