AUSTIN (KXAN) — Austin Public Health is continuing to accept applications for its Healthy Living mini-grant program through Jan. 11.
APH tweeted a call for applications Monday morning for the program that’s designed to promote healthy living in Austin and Travis County. APH says 8-10 projects will receive a grant up to $2,500 and there are a few areas that APH prefers the projects should focus on. They are:
- Active Living (Physical Activity)
- Tobacco-free Living
- Healthy Eating
- Community Gardens
- Healthy Food Access
- Breastfeeding support
- Overall Wellness
The grants will be awarded to organizations who “focus on making a lasting change,” APH says.