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Improvement of children’s health takes center stage for new school health coalition in Kentucky

A new, statewide coalition that will work collectively to improve children’s health in the school setting has been established by the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky, in partnership with Kentucky Voices for Health and Cairn Guidance. The Coalition will work to promote policies, programs and practices that are shown to make measurable differences in children’s health — perhaps in such areas...

Foundation for a Healthy Ky. updating directory of health coalitions; submission deadline April 15

The Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky is updating its directory of local health coalitions and is asking groups that work to improve health in their communities to provide their contact information online by April 15 if they want to be included. The Kentucky Health Coalitions Directory provides a way to “grow and strengthen health coalitions in the Commonwealth” and includes any group...