Welcome to the Healthy City Home Page. Use this page to learn more about Fall River's efforts to improve the health and quality of life of those who live or work in the Scholarship City. Just click on any of the links  in each section below to find more information about this national Robert Wood Johnson Prize-winning initiative.

 What is a Healthy City?
• Characteristics
• WHO definition
• World-wide movement
How Healthy is Fall River?
• Demographics
• Assets
• Challenges

What is the city's vision?
• Visioning
• Recommendations
• Voting

Healthy City By Design
• Keynote Speaker
• Summit Highlights
• Policy and Environment Change
Five Action Plan Strategies
• Safety and ATOD Control
• Recreation and Fitness
• Food Supply and Nutrition
• Educational and Medical Policies
• Build Environment and Advocacy
Design Team functions
• Communication
• Education
• Evaluation

Healthy City Fall River is a collaboration between the Fall River Health and Human Services Department and Partners for a Healthier Community, Inc., the local Community Health Network Area (CHNA) organized by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) to establish a working partnership between DPH and area residents to improve the health status of all those who live or work in the CHNA. Partners for a Healthier Community, Inc., is supported in part by DPH linkage funds.

Use one of the following search engines to locate a specific name or word within more than 1000 Healthy City Fall River web pages on the Greater Fall River Partners web site or on the World Wide Web:

Search the Partners web site for a keyword:

Google: Yahoo: MSN:

This free script provided by
JavaScript Kit

  Site Meter