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Aug 31
2020

Community Advisory Board Engages County Residents to Address Food Security Needs in Montgomery County

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Community Advisory Board Engages County Residents to Address Food Security Needs in Montgomery County Residents Advocate for a Sustainable and Equitable Local Food System Since its founding in 2019, the Montgomery County Food Council’s Community Advisory Board (FSCAB) has been a vessel GO! >

Aug 31
2020

Montgomery County Anti-Vaping Campaign Announces Finalists From PSA Contest

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Montgomery County Anti-Vaping Campaign Announces Finalists From PSA Contest The Campaign Called on Youth to Create Content Aimed at Educating and Preventing Their Peers From Using E-Cigarettes The Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services, Montgomery County Public Schools, and GO! >

Aug 31
2020

Bringing Hope Through Nutrition and Wellness Assistance

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Bringing Hope Through Nutrition and Wellness Assistance How The Food is Medicine Program Is Reducing The Burden of Diabetes Among Residents of Montgomery County The links between diet and diabetes are clear — good nutrition is an effective form of prevention and balanced, predictable GO! >

Aug 31
2020

Montgomery County Public Schools Launches First School Wellness Council Toolkit in the State of Maryland

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Montgomery County Public Schools Launches First School Wellness Council Toolkit in the State of Maryland The Toolkit Aims to Provide Schools with the Resources Necessary to Successfully Implement Local Wellness Councils and Improve Wellness Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) is excited to GO! >

Aug 31
2020

New Online Portal Aims to Inform Students and Families About Walking and Bicycling Routes to and From Schools

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New Online Portal Aims to Inform Students and Families About Walking and Bicycling Routes to and From Schools The Montgomery County Department of Transportation’s Story Map is Helping Montgomery County Students Stay Safe and Active this School Year As part of the Healthy Montgomery Transforming GO! >

Jul 24
2019

Healthy Montgomery Transforming Communities Initiative Launches New Video

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Healthy Montgomery Transforming Communities Initiative Launches New Video The Healthy Montgomery Transforming Communities Initiative (TCI) has just released a new video that highlights the successful partnerships of the initiative. Since 2016, this initiative has brought together stakeholders GO! >

May 22
2019

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan Signs Bill Raising Tobacco Sales Age to 21

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Huge Victory for Maryland Youth! Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan Signs Bill Raising Tobacco Sales Age to 21   We did it! After months of hard work from the Tobacco 21 campaign and its partners, Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan signed a bill that raises the legal age for purchasing tobacco products to GO! >

Feb 06
2019

IPHI Partners with Local Foundation to Complete its 2018 Community Needs Assessment

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IPHI Partners with Local Foundation to Complete its 2018 Community Needs Assessment   IPHI partnered with the Cameron Foundation in Petersburg, VA to update its periodic Community Needs Assessment for 2018. The assessment provides a comprehensive review of demographic, socioeconomic, GO! >

Feb 04
2019

Twenty-Eight Mini-Grants Awarded to Montgomery County Public Schools to support Local School Wellness Councils

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28 Mini-Grants Awarded to Montgomery County Public Schools to Support Local School Wellness Councils   Through the Healthy Montgomery Transforming Communities Initiative (TCI), IPHI is partnering with Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) to provide technical assistance and funding to GO! >

Jan 04
2019

Southern Maryland Partners Launch PreventionLink

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Southern Maryland Partnership Receives Major Federal Funding to Create Integrated Regional System of Chronic Disease Prevention and Care.   The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently awarded the Prince George’s County Health Department and a broad group of partners a $12 GO! >