Check how Shalom Square is joining the FUN this Year!!!!
It’s almost October and Howard County is READY to Walk, Roll, Ride and MOVE!!!
Please click on the link below to learn about all the events that will take place for the next 4 weeks here in Howard County.
Starting on October 1, 2021 until October 31st, 2021, join Howard County local Health Improvement Coalition and Partners for Walktober 2021.
Come celebrate our State’s official exercise of walking/moving for physical activity and improved health for all ages and abilities.
* A variety of walking/moving events and Webinars on the calendar are scheduled and the three listed below Shalom Square will be participating in this year.
Tuesday, October 5, 11:00am (Virtual Webinar):
Movement Matters: Walk, Roll, Ride, MOVE!
Join the Howard County Health Department, in partnership with the Howard County Office of Transportation and Maryland Department of Transportation’s Highway Safety Office, for an interactive live webinar. Learn the health benefits of being physically active, pedestrian safety tips while exercising, and how the Complete Streets program will help promote physical activity for Howard County residents. Best of all, you don’t even have to leave your home! REGISTER online.
Wednesday, October 13, 11:00am (Virtual Webinar):
Aging Actively: Move Your Way to Better Health
October is the perfect month to be outside, but it is important for older adults to be aware of how to move safely to prevent minor injuries. Join the Howard County Health Department, in partnership with the Howard County Office on Aging and Independence, for an interactive live webinar. Learn the benefits of walking and movement, medical assistive devices, and pedestrian safety tips. Best of all, you don’t even have to leave your home! REGISTER online.
Tuesday, October 19, 11:00am (Virtual Webinar):
Staying Active with a Disability: Adapt the Fun for Everyone
Join the Howard County Health Department, in partnership with the Howard County Department of Community Resources and Services and Accessible Resources for Independence, for an interactive live webinar. Learn about available assistive technology and devices and the programs, places, and spaces where you can be physically active. Best of all, you don’t even have to leave your home! REGISTER online.
Contact Jessica Harris at: firstname.lastname@example.org to sign-up and let us know if you will be joining the virtual webinar and if you would like to GET ACTIVE and walk or roll a mile with your Resident Services Coordinator this month to support Walktober.
I look forward to exercising with ALL of our amazing Shalom Square residents this year…
Have a great day!!!
Resident Services and Community Coordination