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Live Healthy Siouxland
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If you are contemplating starting or enhancing a wellness program at your school, workplace, or simply just trying to learn more about programs and resources that are available to you, you are in the right spot. 


 
 
 
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Improving the Health of the Community

Siouxland District Health Department and a variety of community partners are working to improve access to physical activity and healthy foods and beverages through a variety of initiatives. Here is a snap shot of what has happened: 

  • Siouxland Community Health Center and Unity Point Health at Sunnybrook and Segeant Bluff has started a fruit and vegetable prescription program
  • Five worksites have started gardens
  • Three businesses have added healthier choices to vending machines
  • One local cafeteria highlighted and promoted healthier options
  • Two daycares modified breakfast and snack menus and are implementing an evidence based physical activity program called CATCH
  • The City of Moville, Woodbury Central Community School District, The City of Sergeant Bluff, and Sergeant Bluff Community School District have started a Safe Routes to School program and the cities have made some infrastructure improvements that make city streets and sidewalks safer for residents.

 

Here are a few success stories:

 
 
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