Nutrition - Current Initiatives

North Country Fit PixHealthy Convenience Store Project: Heart Network is encouraging convenience stores in Franklin to add fresh and frozen produce to the shelves. Incentives and advertising are used to encourage stores to participate. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE

North Country Fit PixHealthier Restaurant Project: The aim of this new project is to increase customer awareness of healthy menu items while expanding the number of healthy choices available in restaurants in Franklin County (e.g. sides, entrées, and children’s meals). CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE

Malone Community Gardens – Heart Network awarded mini grants to the Malone Community Garden Committee for the establishment of community gardens on Main St. across from the YMCA & at Davis Elementary School and for the installation of a greenhouse at Franklin Academy. Staff continue to provide technical assistance to the committee.