Posts Tagged as "Health"

County allocates $2M for parks, prioritizing ‘building healthy, safe, forward-thinking’ communities through general plan

April 5, 2018 / By and
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BY: Juan Zuniga

Promising to work toward building healthier, safer communities, Kern County has allocated $2 million for the development and enhancement of parks across Kern County, County Administrative Officer Ryan Alsop announced during a Building Healthy Communities special meeting.

Jeremy Tobias talks about CAPK programs on In the 661

March 17, 2018 / By
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By: In the 661

Jeremy Tobias, executive director at CAPK, shares about the various  programs and work they do in the community here on In the 661: Youth Voices for Kern.

Joey Williams talks about youth voter rates on In the 661

March 17, 2018 / By
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By: In the 661

Joey Williams from Faith in the Valley talks about youth voter turnout in Kern County, how youth can stay informed, and the importance of youth voices when it comes to the electoral process.

Chyna Patz on In the 661

March 17, 2018 / By
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Bakersfield youth and LGBTQ activist Chyn Patz tells her story to us on In the 661: Youth Voices for Kern.

Faheemah Salad Din on In the 661

March 17, 2018 / By
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By: In the 661

Faheemah Salahud-Din of First and Always Melanin talks about how her organization was born, the #BlackLivesMatter movement and offers reactions to the Black Panther film!

Kern County Observes World AIDS Day in Powerful Series of Events

December 8, 2017 / By
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South Kern Sol, News Report, Dean Welliver

Kern County recognized World AIDS Day 2017 with a comprehensive series of events focused on awareness, education, prevention, and remembrance, including the Kern County HIV Partnership’s World AIDS Day Resource Fair and the Bakersfield AIDS Project’s 24th annual World AIDS Day Vigil.

World AIDS Day: Community Event, Dec. 1

November 28, 2017 / By
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South Kern Sol

On Friday, December 1, the Kern County HIV Partnership will be hosting a World AIDS Day Resource Fair for community members.

‘¡Salud! Yes, Please!’ Documentary Brings Light to Stories and Struggles of Healthcare

June 29, 2017 / By
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By Randy Villegas

Residents of Kern County packed a theater room at Maya Cinemas last Thursday to watch “¡Salud!

KEEN Launches Reporting System

May 3, 2012 / By
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The KEEN website will help Kern County residents to report environmental health hazards./Photo by BERENICE SANCHEZ/South Kern Sol

By BERENICE SANCHEZ/South Kern Sol

BAKERSFIELD–Community advocates and government agencies joined forces to launch the website that will allow community members and environmental advocates to report environmental and health hazards they see on May 1.