Mass in Motion New Bedford

Mass In Motion
In 2009, recognizing the importance of community-wide mobilization to address obesity and its multiple adverse outcomes, the Massachusetts Department of Public Health launched a multifaceted… [read more]

Mass in  Motion Kids
A partnership between the Cities of Fitchburg and New Bedford, the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Harvard University and the National Initiative for Children’s Health Care Quality.  In Massachusetts, about 1 in… [read more]

Healthy Markets Initiative
The Healthy Market’s Initiative of Mass in Motion New Bedford began in 2013 as a way to promote healthy lifestyles through environmental change. By working with local markets and convenience stores we hope our initiative will reach a diverse population from our community. The mission of Healthy Markets is to make the healthy choice the easy choice… [read more]

Healthy Dining New Bedford
Healthy Dining New Bedford, a Mass in Motion initiative (in collaboration with the City of New Bedford, local restaurants, Southcoast Health System, the New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park, NB Economic Development Council and the New Bedford Health Department) formed in 2011, is a voluntary program… [read more]