Zumba in the park

Dancing Diabetes Away

For families living in the Pine Gardens South neighborhood in the Town of Jupiter, Thursdays are no longer an average day of the week. Around 6:00 pm, those who live near or pass by the Pine Gardens South/Officer St. Laurent Park, located behind the Jupiter Library, will likely hear festive music and witness what appears […]

Healthier Jupiter Explored a New Jupiter Nature Trail

Saturday, October, 7th, Healthier Jupiter partnered with Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse Outstanding Natural Area (ONA) for a Walk & Talk. ONA staff guided our group on a walk through the newly opened 1-mile trail on the South-side of the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse Outstanding Natural Area. Along the trail we learned about the area’s rich history, culture […]

Healthier Jupiter Grants Workshop

Healthier Jupiter Hosts Second Mini-Grant Workshop

Healthier Jupiter recently hosted more than 50 people representing 30 organizations at the Town of Jupiter Community Center for a workshop to prepare local not for profit and civic organizations to apply for mini-grants to fund innovative health ideas. The Mini-Grant Program is intended to engage the Greater Jupiter community in creating innovative approaches to […]

Healthier Jupiter on WPBF Channel 25

Healthier Jupiter on WPBF 25 News

Healthier Jupiter had an opportunity to speak with WPBF 25 News Anchor Mark Kelly to promote our Mini-Grant Program and the great work we are doing in the Jupiter Area. http://www.wpbf.com/article/healthier-jupiter-accepting-applications-for-grants/12444256

The Results are In! Healthier Jupiter’s 2017 Community Survey Report

Healthier Jupiter has wrapped up the 2017 Community Health Survey with a short analysis of the results. Healthier Jupiter’s Community Health Survey sought to learn more about our community’s needs around health and well-being. The questions asked related to our 4 focus areas: healthy foods, physical fitness, access to medical care, and diabetes risk education. Additionally, […]

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 […]

Speaker Farmer Jay

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 […]

healthier jupiter, rock painting, rec on the move

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 […]