Wellness Wednesday

Wellness Wednesday is a series of webinars aimed at educating residents on health and wellness during the coronavirus pandemic.  These webinars will be hosted by the Mayor’s Healthy City Initiative’s Geaux Get Healthy campaign.

The webinar series will have a different topic each session and will feature Geaux Get Healthy’s community partners as guest speakers. Each session will include a garden talk with Mitchell Provensal from Baton Roots Farm, a cooking demonstration with Chef Traci Vincent from the American Heart Association, and a physical fitness component with a wide variety of fitness experts.

The eight-part online series will address issues facing Baton Rouge, such as health disparities, mental health, food deserts, and wellness.

The first two sessions will take place on May 6, 2020 and May 20, 2020 at 6:00 p.m.   If you are unable to attend the webinar you can also view on the following:

May 6 | Understanding Underlying and Chronic Health Conditions

Watch this Webinar | Guest Speaker: Dr. Rani Whitfield


May 20 | Maintaining and Improving Mental Health

Watch the Webinar


june 3 |  children’s health amidst COVID-19

Register here