Chronic Disease Prevention Resources
The Nutrition and Physical Activity Program offers a variety of programs aimed at reducing your risk of developing diseases related to poor diet and lack of exercise.
Kent On The Move
Kent On the Move is a local initiative committed to helping individuals and communities in Kent County make positive changes to improve health and quality of life. Visit http://www.kentonthemove.org/ to learn more about Kent On the Move programs and initiatives, and to see a calendar of local events.
Blood Pressure Screenings
The Kent County Health Department offers blood pressure screenings, follow-up and referral. Please schedule an individual appointment or to schedule a screening event at your worksite or church.
Further Resources and Speakers
Resources and speakers are available on a variety of topics such as: Heart Disease and Stroke, High Blood Pressure, Physical Activity and Healthy Eating. The talk can be tailored to fit your group’s interests, needs and time allowances. To schedule education for your group, contact Nicole Morris.