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Eat More Fruits and Vegetables — It Matters

Rebecca Perkins myCentralJersey.com August 28, 2017 With Labor Day only days away, we’ve reached the unofficial end of summer, but that doesn’t mean that all good summer things must end. If you’ve taken advantage of the fresh vegetables and fruit … Continue reading

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Bound Brook Food Pantry Benefits From Partnership

Joanne Vuoso myCentralJersey.com August 20, 2017 BOUND BROOK – The Somerset County Sheriff’s Office is pleased to be part of a collaborative effort with Healthier Somerset and Duke Farms in Hillsborough to deliver fresh produce to the Bound Brook Salvation … Continue reading

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October is Healthier Somerset Month

Rebecca Perkins, Healthier Somerset myCentralJersey.com September 26, 2016 All community members are invited to join with Healthier Somerset to raise awareness of good health practices. The Somerset County Board of Freeholders has named October “Healthier Somerset Month” in Somerset County. This … Continue reading

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Healthier Somerset combats obesity and chronic disease

Rebecca Perkins, Healthier Somerset myCentralJersey.com August 30, 2016 SOMERSET COUNTY – In 2015, Healthier Somerset partnered with ShapingNJ and the New Jersey Department of Health to combat obesity and chronic disease in Somerset County. The organization was awarded a $12,000 … Continue reading

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Healthier Somerset seeks to improve access to healthcare

Rebecca Perkins, Healthier Somerset myCentralJersey.com July 25, 2016 Healthier Somerset, a coalition of businesses, schools, non-profit organizations, healthcare providers, government, and faith-based organizations, is responsible for Somerset County’s Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP.)  The plan is a response to a … Continue reading

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Healthier Somerset celebrates six years of moving forward

Rebecca Perkins, Healthier Somerset myCentralJersey.com June 27, 2016 Coalition members work collaboratively to improve the health and well-being of all who live and work in Somerset County Healthier Somerset, a coalition of businesses, schools, non-profit organizations, healthcare providers, government, and … Continue reading

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