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Portage County Can Announces New Website

Stevens Point, Wisc., August 2017 —Portage County Can (PC CAN) has launched a new interactive website to promote health and wellness programs in Portage County. “This new website has been a phenomenal collaboration between PC CAN, our programs, and UWSP students, ” said PC CAN Communication Director Kelly Hammond, “The student interns developed our new […]

Fruit and Vegetable Prescription Program to Begin in Stevens Point Community

Area Parents to Receive FVRx Vouchers to Redeem at Farmers’ Markets Stevens Point, Wisc., June 1, 2017 —The Fruit and Vegetable Prescription Program (FVRx) will resume this summer through the Fruit and Veggie Works coalition in Portage and Marathon Counties. Community members will receive free FVRx Prescriptions from their pediatrician or health care provider to […]

National Breastfeeding Month Celebrated with Scarves-for-Moms Campaign

Stevens Point, Wisc., August 1, 2017 —The Portage County Breastfeeding Coalition and Portage County CAN are celebrating National Breastfeeding Month with a campaign to raise funds for breastfeeding scarfs. Throughout the month of August, community members will be encouraged to engage with the Breastfeeding Coalition on Facebook and donate to the Scarves-for-Moms Campaign. For a […]
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Portage County Can started in 2006 with a grant to help Portage County kids become more active. Over 10 years later, our mission has grown to include promoting healthy lifestyles across the lifespan, from promoting breastfeeding, to worksite wellness and healthy aging… read more


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