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Healthy Living Program/Vida en Salud

Funding for this program has recently ended. If interested in collaborating on the program within your organization, please contact Laura Sugarwala by email or phone at (585) 602-0808.

The Healthy Living Program, along with its Latino counterpart (Vida en Salud), was a community-based fitness and health education program aimed at supporting healthy lifestyles. The program emphasized physical activity and healthy eating and was run in local churches and community organizations. In partnership with the Ibero American Action League, the program was held at Project Hope and sponsored by the Greater Rochester Health Foundation. 

Class Details

  • The class met for 12 weeks, 2 times each week.
  • During each class, trained health instructors shared health and nutrition tips. Certified fitness trainers led the fitness part of the class and everyone supported each other’s efforts to be healthier.
  • Adults 18 years and older were welcome.
  • Each class was limited to 25 members.

Learn More

For information, please contact Laura Sugarwala at (585) 602-0808 or by email.

Healthy Living Program