Healthy by Design is doing some pretty cool work to make walking, biking and healthy physical living safer and more accessible to everyone

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Parks Rx is an initiative is to increase physical activity, social connections, and access to parks. With a focus on seniors and individuals experiencing disabilities, the Parks Rx maps recognize accessible walking routes and park features. Check out the map for Pioneer Park here.

Activate Billings for workplace wellness: The Billings Chamber and Healthy By Design are helping to connect the dots between employee wants and employer needs with the Activate Billings program. The Chamber and HBD have designed a series of learning sessions that will help businesses focus on the individual employee, team dynamics, corporate culture, and community engagement as we work together to Activate Billings.Through a series of six half day workshops, the sessions are designed to help you improve your position as an employer of choice. More here.

Community Health Public Forum: Join Healthy by Design for a public forum on community health in Yellowstone County – preview the latest data, help prioritize areas of opportunity, and contribute to an important discussion on the health of our community! Public welcome. This is a free event.

Lunch is provided. Please feel free to invite patients, clients, or other guests and include them in your RSVP.

Volunteer to walk kids to school: Highland and McKinley Elementary Schools are piloting a Walking School Bus (WSB) program this fall and are in need of leaders to walk students to school. Visit the following websites to sign up to volunteer:Highland Elementary SchoolMcKinley Elementary School