Eat Better Opportunities in our 5 Healthy Towns

5HF and the Wellness Coalitions have a long history of supporting opportunities for eating better. From Farmers Markets to cooking classes, community gardens and Farm to School programs, 5HF wants to make it easier for you and your family to add tasty food to your diet.

FREE SUMMER FUN!

Dexter Summer Fitness Festival is underway!!! Free, fun community exercise events for people of all abilities are running every Thursday (Exercise @5:30 pm), Friday (Bike Slow Ride @ 5:30 pm) and Saturday (Yoga in the Park @ 8 am). Events are held along Mill Creek Park with ex and yoga classes west of the bridge and bike rides starting behind the fire station.

Scholarships Available

All 5 Healthy Town Wellness Centers (Chelsea, Dexter, Manchester and Stockbridge) have scholarships available for those who may need assistance. To learn more about scholarships opportunities, please visit member services or call the number below.

Opportunities to Move More

All of our communities offer great opportunities for residents and visitors alike to be more active. Walks, runs, bike education, new sidewalks and trails, exercise classes and more are plentiful in 5H. Click below to learn about all these FUN physical activity opportunities.

Variety of programming options

5H Wellness Centers are offering a variety of useful exercise and educational classes this Spring and Summer. Highlights include Women's Health, Men's Health and Senior Health and Fitness Day. Exercise options include line dancing, pilates for the golfer, boot camps and more!

Cultivate Improvements in Personal and Community Wellness

The people in our 5 Healthy Towns Eat Better, Move More, Avoid Unhealthy Substances and Connect with Others in Healthy Ways. 

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Multi-Community Interventions

We are currently involved in several multi-communitiy initiatives, including: Safe Routes to School, SRSLY, Fitness for Life, Big Red Barrel, and Huron Waterloo Pathways Initiative.

Next Meeting: July 7

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Chelsea Wellness Coalition Documents

These files are related to the Wellness Coalition.   You'll find meeting agendas and minutes, the comprehensive wellness plan, articles and more.

Contact:

Shawn Personke
spersonke@silvermaples.org

Next Meeting: August 

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Dexter Wellness Coalition Documents

These files are related to the Wellness Coalition.   You'll find meeting agendas and minutes, the comprehensive wellness plan, articles and more.

Contact:

Brett Pedersen
pedersenb@dexterschools.org

Next Meeting: July 18

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Grass Lake Coalition Documents

These files are related to the Wellness Coalition.   You'll find meeting agendas and minutes, the comprehensive wellness plan, articles and more.

Contact:

Doug Moeckel
doug.moeckel@grasslakeschools.com

Next Meeting: August 

Manchester Coalition Documents

These files are related to the Wellness Coalition.   You'll find meeting agendas and minutes, the comprehensive wellness plan, articles and more.

Contact:

Ray Berg
manchesterwellnesscoalition@gmail.com

Next Meeting: July 21

Stockbridge Coalition Documents

These files are related to the Wellness Coalition.   You'll find meeting agendas and minutes, the comprehensive wellness plan, articles and more.

Contact:

Jo Mayer
mayerj@panthernet.net