REACH 4 HEALTH: North Stockton Community making strides in health, wellness, and safety.

REACH 4 HEALTH: North Stockton Community making strides in health, wellness, and safety.
November 18, 2016 Public Health Advocates

STOCKTON, CA, November 10, 2016 –

Emerald Pointe Townhomes, Public Health Advocates, and Public Health Services of San Joaquin County have partnered to create a healthier community in Stockton. The REACH 4 Health Kick Off Event took place on Thursday, November 17, 2016, at the Emerald Pointe Townhomes Community Center.

The event featured fun activities for the whole family, food, music, and parent resources on healthy eating, physical fitness, and community safety.   Emerald Pointe Townhomes’ showcased their recently adopted guidelines for healthy eating and physical activity. Participants obtained child IDs, flu shots, and learned about their new community garden and Mobile Farmer’s Market program.

REACH 4 Health is a sustained effort to provide families and children with a positive environment through healthy eating, physical activity, and safe neighborhoods.   Read more about it in this Stockton Record article.