New Jersey Partnership for Healthy Kids (NJPHK) is a statewide program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) whose primary goal is to convene, connect and empower community partnerships across the state to implement environment and policy changing strategies that prevent childhood obesity. Community coalitions in Trenton, Camden, Newark, New Brunswick, and Vineland are leading these efforts.
Meet Valeria Galarza, Project Manager NJPHK-Camden
When Valeria Galarza learned about the Project Manager position at NJPHK-Camden, she felt it could have been created for her. It was the opportunity she had been hoping for, allowing her to combine her background in community and public health with her interest in public policy and work with the community of her adopted hometown of Camden, where her husband Eddie grew up.
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Northgate Park Playground BuildView Video
American Public Health Association – Annual Meeting and Exposition
November 2, 2013 12:00am - 12:00am
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NJPHK-Newark is supporting Newark health care providers as they introduce “Let’s Move! in the Clinic,” a healthy lifestyle toolkit designed to help health care providers talk with patients and families about setting small, achievable nutrition and physical activity goals. Five health care providers have signed on to introduce the toolkit.