The NCRPA Wellness Blog is the Blog for NC Recreation and Parks Professionals. We will feature posts from NCRPA members, staff, and wellness advocates about all the latest wellness news, insights and tips in our field. Topics will include but are not limited to health and wellness programs, policies, infrastructure, and more! The opinions of The NCRPA Wellness blog contributors don't necessarily reflect the editorial position of North Carolina Recreation and Park Association or it's partners as a whole.

May 21, 2018

Recently, NRPA has featured a ton of great content to encourage healthy aging in parks. This wellness blog will give you a few resources to assist with healthy aging programs and policies in your department.

Healthy aging and physical activity participation are closely...

April 9, 2018

For this week's wellness blog, the NCRPA Wellness Initiative interviewed Michael Dorsey, Wellness Coordinator for Cabarrus County Active Living and Parks. The interview focuses on the Cabarrus County's Senior Health & Wellness Expo. Special thanks to Michael for his in...

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