NEWS & EVENTS

VibeSolano Alliance

Join Our VibeSolano Alliance Meeting October 2!  The meetings are open to the public, including teens. Our common goal is “to create a vibrant, healthy Solano.” VibeSolano Alliance is a coalition of individuals and community partners working to prevent chronic diseases (heart disease, stroke, diabetes, etc.) who meet bimonthly 9 to 11 a.m. at the…

Vallejo’s Senior Center’s New Water Fountain/Filling Stations Unveiled!

The stainless steel queen of water stations awaits a festive debut at the Florence Douglas Center on Wednesday with Solano County Supervisor Erin Hannigan and Peter Wilson, Florence Douglas Executive Director. VibeSolano with funding from Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation donated new bottle-filling stations recently to the senior center (see featured article here). VibeSolano has given water…

Prediabetes Awareness

If you’re one of the 1 in 3 American adults with prediabetes, today is the day to take action. Please join with the American Medical Association, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Ad Council to help raise more awareness about prediabetes and the National Diabetes Prevention Program (National DPP)! Sign up for…

Love Your Community – Solano County Celebration Event

You’re invited to attend our Love Your Community celebration! Join us to celebrate our many accomplishments in Solano County such as establishing smoke-free parks/spaces, healthy store makeovers, smoke-free housing, water access in schools and parks, and so much more! Featuring City Manager of Suisun City, Suzanne Bragdon, as our keynote speaker and a welcome by…

International Walk to School Day 2017

Safe Routes to School-Solano County from Solano Safe Routes to School on Vimeo. Imagine every student in Solano County walking, biking and rolling to school every day! Hundreds of children already do but on International Walk to School Day, October 4th, hundreds more will try it and we’re hoping it will keep going! The Safe Routes…

Falls Prevention Awareness Day is on September 22, 2017

Getting older doesn’t have to mean falling – learn more on Falls Prevention Awareness Day, this Friday September 22.  Stay safe wherever you go. Falls are not a normal part of aging, but they are the leading cause of fatal and non-fatal injuries for older Americans. Visit the National Council for Aging Care – Falls…

Two More Apartments Go Smoke Free!

We are pleased to announce two new smoke-free apartment complexes in Solano county! Grande Vista Apartments in Fairfield and Autumn Oaks in Suisun CIty. By going smoke-free, these two apartment complexes mark the 18th and 19th living facilities to go smoke-free in Solano County. Grande Vista apartments, located at 1990 Grande Circle in Fairfield, contains…

Let’s meet about Linear Park!

Join us for at the Pop-Up workshop at National Night Out! This event will be held on Tuesday, August 1st from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM at The Leaven Center, 1180 Dana Drive in Fairfield. Come learn about proposed improvements for the Linear Park Trail and share you thoughts and ideas for how to make…

So Much Happening!

VibeSolano and its partners are busy this month and we invite you to join us!  We’re using TV, radio, mall, and movie theater ads to remind adults not to provide alcohol to anyone under 21.  We completed 2 healthy store makeovers in Vallejo and Suisun City, bringing the total to 7 stores.  And, we trained…

“HEALTHY STORES FOR A HEALTHY COMMUNITY” MAKEOVER!

Another Healthy Store makeover is coming to Vallejo! Friday, B&J Food & Liquor owner, Ravi Sandhu, welcomes VibeSolano volunteers headed by Vallejo Together to create a healthier neighborhood market. Changes include bringing in fresh produce and putting “Good Choice” products in the checkout area. A celebration will be held May 19. Sandhu will officially change the…