It is my distinct pleasure to be joining Beach Cities Health District (BCHD) as the Chief Executive Officer. Thanks to 12 years of outstanding leadership and innovation from Susan Burden, who retired in October, I’m fortunate enough to be inheriting a...

A free community mindfulness workshop will be held April 6 from 6-7:30 p.m. at the Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center

The contentious and divisive local election cycle has come to a close, making it the perfect time...

Twenty-three restaurants dished up healthy bites to the hundreds in attendance on March 5th to support local schools

More than 500 Beach Cities residents sank their teeth into delicious food and a good cause at the “...

Beginning February 10th, the public will once again be able to work out at many top studios and gyms in the Beach Cities (without having to sweat the cost!) thanks to BCHD’s annual “Free Fitness Weekends” initiative. The kick-off is slated for...

At Beach Cities Health District (BCHD), we use outcomes and data as the measuring sticks for our success, especially when evaluating our more than 21 evidence based community health programs and services currently being implemented in the Beach Cities...

As you write your new year’s resolution list, consider adding a healthy dose of volunteerism in your life. Research shows that those who give back to their community and make positive differences in people’s lives reap a variety of...

by Eric Garner, BCHD Senior Communications Specialist

Every morning at Pennekamp Elementary School in Manhattan Beach begins the same way. Before the first class bell sounds, nearly 600 students, teachers and parents gather together in...

Recent data shows 40 percent of 11th graders in the Beach Cities report current drug and/or alcohol use

A higher-than-average rate of drug and alcohol use among teens in the Beach Cities has been a lingering health...

Learn healthy tips and strategies to help guard against the seasonal flu – which generally peaks during the winter months

Flu season is beginning to peak in California, and early surveillance...

Patricia Hernandez, a senior at Redondo Union High School, has been volunteering with Beach Cities Health District’s AdventurePlex for more than a year now - assisting kids, families, volunteers and staff. As a new resident of Redondo Beach, Patricia...

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