Author: Rachel Otter

Join Us for a Wellness Wednesday Webinar

The Center for Wellness and Nutrition (CWN) is excited to announce a mini webinar to highlight its newest resource, the Community Engagement Toolkit – a Participatory Action Approach to Health Equity and Justice. This toolkit showcases a set of activities to guide groups through a participatory action-focused process that explores… Read more »

In the name of social justice, food security and human dignity

Statement from Director Amy DeLisio on behalf of the Center for Wellness and Nutrition The tragic deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Tony McDade, Ahmaud Arbery, Sandra Bland, Trayvon Martin, Fred Hampton, Martin Luther King Jr., Emmett Till, and countless other African Americans speak to the deeply embedded racism and… Read more »

Wellness Matters! April 2020

CWN’s monthly eNewsletter, Wellness Matters! April 2020 In this issue: Farmers markets remain open and new guidelines implemented to keep vendors and customers safe and healthy at markets; Food distribution information for California school communities; Know the difference between social distancing, quarantine, and isolation; and Sacramento County drive-thru COVID-19 tests

Wellness Matters! January 2020

CWN’s monthly eNewsletter, Wellness Matters! January 2020 In this issue: CWN welcomes their new Health Educator, Sofia Monterroza Figueroa; A California study shows healthier eating behaviors; CWN staff will attend the 2020 CalFresh Healthy Living Forum in Orange County, California February 10-12, 2020; Recap of the Schools for Healthy Thriving… Read more »