US-1 Multimodal Corridor Study, Jupiter, Healthier Jupiter, MPO

Healthier Jupiter Joins Palm Beach County MPO in a Health Impact Assessment of US-1

The Palm Beach County Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) is leading a US-1 Multimodal Corridor Study that encompasses the US-1 corridor in Palm Beach County from Camino Real in Boca Raton to Indiantown Road in Jupiter. The purpose of their study is to develop a plan to implement improved multimodal facilities, such as improved bus system […]

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Healthier Jupiter to Fund Innovative Health Ideas through Second Mini-Grant Program

Healthier Jupiter is seeking innovative health ideas to fund through its second Mini-Grant Program. The goal of the Program is to engage the Greater Jupiter community in creating innovative approaches to diabetes prevention and management. Healthier Jupiter will award up to ten $2500 mini-grants to qualified not-for-profit/civic organizations in our community to pilot ideas that […]

Healthier Jupiter Announces Results and Progress

More than 70 people recently gathered at the Raso Education Center at Jupiter Medical Center to hear an update on the work that Healthier Jupiter has been doing in their five- to seven-year initiative to improve the health of our community. Project Director, Carrie Browne, shared the results of the 10 groups who received last […]

El Sol, healthier jupiter, cookbook

Final Call to Submit Your Healthy Recipes to El Sol!

El Sol, Jupiter’s Neighborhood Resource Center, a Healthier Jupiter mini-grant recipient, is developing a Healthy Cookbook that promotes healthy eating and they need YOUR recipes! Recipes to submit include: Appetizers and Beverages Soups and Salads Vegetables and Side Dishes Main Dishes Breads and Rolls Desserts Please download and fill out a recipe sheet. Don’t forget to make […]

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Healthier Jupiter Rocks!

This past Saturday, Healthier Jupiter joined Town of Jupiter’s – Rec on the Move at Jupiter Community Park to offer free rock painting and active family fun. Over 80 joined in on the fun! Rock painting is the latest craze and painted rocks can be found all over the community. When you find a rock […]

Healthier Jupiter, El Sol, Summer Camp

Fun and Health at El Sol Sunshine Summer Camp!

This past Tuesday, June 27th, Joanna, Healthier Jupiter’s Outreach Coordinator, went to give a presentation about healthy living to the 20 campers of El Sol’s Sunshine Summer Camp. We started the conversation with a discussion about what being healthy means to them. This led to discussion about their favorite healthy foods and their favorite type […]

Healthier Jupiter Home Garden Contest Winner

Healthier Jupiter Home Garden Contest Winner – Lizzie Lawson

Lizzie Lawson of Limestone Creek, Jupiter is the winner of our Healthier Jupiter Home Garden Contest. Ms. Lawson loves to work in her garden and shares her harvest with Family, Friends and Neighbors. Healthier Jupiter had an opportunity to visit her garden and see the bountiful plot first hand. Her green thumb shines through all […]

Healthier Jupiter Committee Mix and Mingle

Healthier Jupiter Committee’s had an opportunity to meet and socialize at our first Committee Mix and Mingle hosted by Pattie Light of Koko FitClub Abacoa Plaza. We are so thankful for our volunteers and wanted to provide a social experience to express our appreciation and provide the space for those on separate committees to connect […]

Town of Jupiter Rec on the Move

Rec on the Move – Is officially on the Move…

Town of Jupiter Recreation Department hosted their first Rec on the Move in Officer Bruce St. Laurent Park. Partially funded through a mini grant from Healthier Jupiter, Rec on the Move is a mobile playground program that will give children in our community an opportunity to enjoy physically and mentally stimulating activities in their own neighborhood […]

Diabetes Prevention, Diabetes Education

Blood Pressure Checks and Community Surveys at El Sol

This Thursday morning, May 25th, Siobhan Gross, RN, BSN, CDE, a Healthier Jupiter Steering Committee member and Jupiter Medical Center nurse, went to El Sol to do blood pressure checks. She didn’t stop there though! She provided knowledge and resources on how to eat right and stay healthy, through label reading, correct portion sizes and […]