News

Explore articles on fitness, diet, nutrition, parenting, relationships, medicine, diseases, and healthy living.

Encourage Health Live!

Encourage Health is back – and now, LIVE! The Healthy Savannah & Enmarket Series, now in its seventh year, is going digital for the 2020-2021 season. Quarterly events will feature expert speakers discussing relevant health and wellness topics. Mark your calendar. The events will be livestreamed from the Healthy Savannah Facebook page, facebook.com/healthysav. October 1,…

Continue Reading Encourage Health Live!

Our Sponsors

We align with corporate sponsors in our community who believe in our mission and vision and who seek health and health equity, like us. We’re proud they chose to partner with us and thank them each, sincerely, for ongoing support.

Continue Reading Our Sponsors

Introducing: Healthy Hub

Visitors to Savannah’s Lake Mayer Park have a new place to give and take resources promoting better health and quality of life. “Healthy Hub is a place to go for resources that promote better health and quality of life for all. You can take or add items like books, pamphlets, canned food, and other health…

Continue Reading Introducing: Healthy Hub

NewZO Passes!

On Thursday, July 18, 2019 the proposed New Zoning Ordinance (NewZO) passed 8-1 at City Council for adoption. We are excited that the old ordinance adopted in 1960 is now in the history books! The NewZO is more efficient, transparent, and more consistent with today’s development patterns and our vision for future growth as expressed…

Continue Reading NewZO Passes!

HERO Database Launches

HERO – Health Effective Resources and Organizations On Tuesday, January 14, 2020, St. Joseph’s Candler African-American Health Information & Resource Center proudly announced the launch of the H.E.R.O (Health Effective Resource Organizations) Database. This online health and social services database of over 1,000 resources and services for Savannah-Chatham county residents boast 883 agency contacts across…

Continue Reading HERO Database Launches