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Safe Routes to School

What is Safe Routes to School (SR2S)?

SR2S programs enable community leaders, schools and parents across the United States to improve safety and encourage more children to safely walk and bicycle to school. Programs also work to reduce traffic congestion and improve health and the environment, making livable communities for everyone. - National Center for SR2S

SR2S is a nationwide movement to encourage K-12 students to walk or roll to school. The program supports this goal by involving stakeholders (from kids and parents to city planners and law enforcement) in addressing infrastructure and safety concerns, and providing training and support to school teachers, staff, kids, and parents.

Current Events

County-wide SR2S Task Force Meeting: Third Wednesday of each month 10 - 11am at Community Wellness Center 908 7th Street, Eureka

Eureka SR2S Task Force Meeting: Third Wednesday of each month 11am - Noon at Community Wellness Center 908 7th Street, Eureka

For more information, contact Jenny Weiss at (707) 269-2062.

Please check the HumPAL Calendar for related events.

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Learn about the SR2S program and its history, why SR2S is important, and what the benefits of SR2S are to students, families, schools and the community.

 Bring SR2S to your School

Explore activities for both kids and adults to encourage and support a vibrant SR2S program at your school.

 Humboldt Highlights

Find out what schools have SR2S programs, and learn about the programs local achievements - including the Golden Sneaker Award!

 Assistance and Training

HumPAL and its partners offer support for your SR2S program - whether it's brand new or well established.

 Resources

Our resources page is a gateway to learning more about funding sources and free fabulous materials!

Humboldt County SR2S Contacts

Jennifer Weiss
Senior Planner
Natural Resources Services Division
Redwood Community Action Agency
904 G Street, Eureka, CA 95501
707-269-2062
weiss@nrsrcaa.org

Joan Levy
Senior Health Education Specialist
Physical Activity and Nutrition Program
Humboldt County DHHS - Public Health Branch
Eureka, CA 95501
707-441-5545
jlevy@co.humboldt.ca.us