Posted on: August 18, 2017

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Stay up to date on the latest news about the Lawrence Loop! 

When complete, the Loop will provide a continuous 22-mile paved trail around Lawrence. Currently, there are about 17 miles completed. 

LiveWell Lawrence is working to raise aware...

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Posted on: January 4, 2016

Video highlights future Lawrence Loop


Are you a Looper? LiveWell Lawrence and partners continue to advocate for finishing a 22-mile loop trail around Lawrence everyone could enjoy. To watch a video highlighting recent discussion about the Loop at the Lawrence City Commission and on 6 News Law...

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Posted on: August 18, 2017

Campus Cupboard on Wheels at KU launches


The Campus Cupboard on Wheels at KU launched in August! 

The mobile pantry, a partnership with Just Food, is at 1 p.m. the first Monday of the month at Memorial Stadium’s West Ticket Box Office Lot No. 65. 

The pantry is open to ...

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Healthy Food For All

Posted on: September 12, 2017

Boys & Girls Club receives $100,000 grant


The Kansas Health Foundation recently awarded grants totaling nearly $800,000 to eight Kansas organizations focused on providing access to healthy food, increasing physical activity, decreasing tobacco use and improving access to care. 

The Boys a...

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Posted on: September 12, 2017

Paula Smith to serve as Community Liaison


Paula Smith joined the Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department earlier this month as the Community Liaison. 

Paula is coordinating the new Healthy Communities Initiative project, a Kansas Health Foundation effort focused on improving health equi...

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Posted on: March 10, 2017

Tobacco21 efforts in Douglas County


The LiveWell Lawrence Tobacco-Free Living Work Group, with support from the Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department, is asking businesses, organizations and individuals to endorse the Tobacco21 initiative in Douglas County.If you are interested in suppo...

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Tobacco-Free Living