Project Enhance News: June 2022

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Staying Connected: Top stories in this newsletter

Current COVID-19
Best Practice
Guidance

Active People, Healthy Nation

Increasing Access for Rural Adults

Leader Resources


Project Enhance® COVID-19 Best Practice Guidance

We recommend that all implementation be done in line with the policies of your organization and the current directives of public health agencies. Read the most recent update (May 2021) (PDF)


Active People, Healthy NationSM

Project Enhance is proud to participate in Active People, Healthy NationSM, a national initiative to help 27 million Americans become more physically active by 2027. This initiative promotes effective strategies recommended by the Community Preventive Services Task Force to improve physical activity. CDC, in collaboration with state, community, and national partners, promotes these proven strategies through Active People, Healthy Nation to ensure that all Americans have access to safe and accessible places for physical activity. Learn more at www.cdc.gov/activepeoplehealthynation.


Increasing Access and Reducing Pain for Rural Older Adults

University of Washington pilot study findings show #EnhanceFitness delivered via videoconference a promising way to increase access to appropriate physical activity and reduce pain for rural older adults:

Patel, K., Hoffman, E., Phelan, E., Gell, N. (2022). Remotely Delivered Exercise to Rural Older Adults with Knee Osteoarthritis: A Pilot Study. ACR Open Rheumatology. DOI: 10.1002/acr2.11452

Reminder: Expanded Program Resource Webpages Launched!

Program leaders are accessing new and improved secure resource webpages for EF Affiliates, EF Instructors and EW Affiliates, featuring training and implementation resources, videos, marketing materials, and more.

In order to access these pages, which are available only to licensed EF and EW affiliates and active EF instructors, please contact us at projectenhance@soundgenerations.org to set up your account.


Let us help you build your capacity to reach more people and improve lives. Join upcoming EF Trainings and EW Trainings or contact projectenhance@soundgenerations.org to schedule yours today!