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...

We first sat down with long-time Center for Health & Fitness (CHF) member Michael Thomas back in 2013 to learn about his ongoing fight to shed weight from his nearly 400-pound frame. At the time, he had successfully dropped nearly 80 pounds in...

BCHD will host a free purpose workshop and volunteer expo for Beach Cities residents on Saturday, January 21st 

Beach Cities Health District will be hosting a free purpose workshop — followed by a volunteer expo — on...

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...

Ever considered 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 health and wellness benefits, ranging...

by Eric Garner, BCHD Senior Communications Specialist

Carol Schiewe refuses to let anything strip away her joy for life. And by anything the 57-year-old member of BCHD’s Center for Health & Fitness (CHF) means anything.

A...

All members of the public are encouraged to attend monthly mindfulness drop-in sessions at Beach Cities Health District (BCHD) on the first Wednesday of each month at 5:30 p.m. The 30-minute sessions are free and are facilitated by BCHD’s trained...

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...

Susanne Rengo has been volunteering with Beach Cities Health District’s Center for Health & Fitness (CHF) since 2011 as a Front Desk Assistant, however, she also donates her time to a variety of other BCHD programs and community events, including...

The holiday season brings a mixture of emotions and expectations. Whether delightful or stressful, we can embark on this time of year with practices to support our health and well-being.

You can freshen up your holidays with new traditions...

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