What is HEAL?

The Marin Countywide Healthy Eating Active Living (HEAL) Initiative brings together residents and community partners from throughout Marin to create a road map to improve community health. We are pleased to announce we have received a grant from the Marin Community Foundation for HEAL work with families and providers enrolled in our Access to Quality Child Care program. This program focuses on policies, systems and practices to support HEAL work in child care and support quality. Other opportunities include: more training  for the provider community, on-site work with specialists in different areas, garden and nutrition education and much more!

How We Can Reduce Waste

Our daily habits and choices have a powerful effect on our environment. Decisions we make and shopping patterns have the ability to help or harm our planet. With mindful action, we can help reducing waste and support our planet. Here are some steps and tips!! 1) Bring Your Own Cup! Use Reusable Water Bottles and Straws. Americans use an estimate of 50 billion plastic water bottles each year. By bringing your own bottles and coffee mug to your favorite spot you can reduce significant use of plastic bottles and paper cups. The fact is that plastics bottles take up to 450 years to break down and as they do they leak BPA and other harmful chemicals into our soil and water. Did you know that on a

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San Rafael, CA 94903 

Tel: 415.472.1092 

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