City of New Bedford Receives Recognition at White House!


In mid-September, Kim Ferreira represented the City of New Bedford at the Let’s Move! Cities, Towns and Counties Celebratory Event at the White House. The City was recognized as only one of 58 other communities across the country for achieving Gold Medal status in all five of the program’s areas, which […] Read more »

Healthy Dining New Bedford in the News!


Check out this great article in the Standard Times highlighting the Healthy Dining New Bedford Program and one of our great Healthy Dining Restaurants Pa Raffa’s. For more information on our Healthy Dining Program, or you’re a restaurateur interested in applying, visit our Healthy Dining page. Read more »

A Taste of Healthy Dining New Bedford


Last Thursday, a couple members of the MA Department of Public Health, pulled up to the MDPH Southeast Regional Health Offices Building where two smiling faces came out to greet us. Mass in Motion New Bedford coordinator Pauline Hamel and Healthy Living Consultant Kim Ferreira then jumped into a car, […] Read more »

Mass in Motion New Bedford – promoting better nutrition among the people who live, work and visit the City of New Bedford


Healthy Dining New Bedford (Facebook), a New Bedford Mass in Motion initiative, is a voluntary program dedicated to providing simple, healthy nutritious lifestyle options. Our goal is to make the healthy choice the easy choice. Our City celebrates our diverse ethnic community and enjoys a variety of excellent restaurants for […] Read more »

Healthy Dining New Bedford Launches

Healthy Dining New Bedford

The City of New Bedford’s former Mayor, Scott Lang, held a press event to announce the official launch of the Healthy Dining New Bedford program. In addition to the Mass in Motion New Bedford Program Coordinator, Pauline Hamel, supporters of the program included Matthew Morrissey, Executive Director of New Bedford […] Read more »