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News Release: Windsor-Essex County Health Unit Supports School Gardens To Promote Healthy Eating To Students

Friday, June 7
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With the start of the gardening season, the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit in partnership with the Windsor-Essex Community Garden Network, celebrates three local schools for being the successful applicants for the “Healthy Schools Garden Grant”.

Screen-Free Meal Time Challenge

The Healthy Kids Community Challenge is is ending, with the fourth and final theme of “Power Off and Play!” To celebrate this theme, the Windsor Essex County Health Unit is hosting the Screen-Free Meal Time Online Challenge. Sign up for the Challenge to learn more about the benefits of screen-free meals for children 12 and under!

You're The Chef

The YTC is a six-week cooking program for students in grades 4 to 12. It’s a fun way for youth to gain valuable skills and learn how to cook healthy meals and snacks for themselves and their families. YTC can run in schools, community agencies, or camps.