Healthy Eating Program - Denver Inner City Parish

Denver Inner City Parish

Data Provided By
Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides a program called Veggie Rx designed to increase education and access around healthy foods for individuals who have been diagnosed with a disease related to obesity, such as:
- Diabetes
- Heart disease and stroke
- High blood pressure
- Gout
- Some cancers
- Gall bladder disease and gall stones
- Osteoarthritis
- Breathing problems such as sleep apnea and asthma

This 10-person program follows an eight week curriculum and includes taking field trips to local food providers and vendors to raise awareness and increase knowledge around nutritional options and how to add them for overall healthier living.

Offered at Denver Inner City Parish starting Thursday, October 3rd, and continuing once a week every Thursday, with the last class being on November 21st, 2019. Classes offered in both English and Spanish.
LocationDenver County
Geographical AreaStatewide
Facility/ADA AccessLimited, call for specific information
Intake ProcedureCall for more information or to register.
Intake RequirementsPhoto ID may be requested
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityNo restrictions applied
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsNone
Hours of Operation Monday - Thursday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Friday, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. (Administrative Hours)
Specific Hours: Thursday, 10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. (English Classes), 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. (Spanish Classes) (Thursday, October 3rd, 2019 - Thursday, November 21st, 2019)
Contact Information
Contact's Name Michael Bruno
Contact's Position Hunger Programs Coordinator
Contact's Phone (303) 629-0636 Ext 232
Physical Site Address 1 1212 Mariposa St
Physical Site Address 2 Ste 1
Physical Site City, State, Zip Denver, CO 80204
Main Phone (303) 629-0636
Service Location Email
Web Address
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Denver Inner City Parish
Affiliated Program: Denver Inner City Parish
This Service: Healthy Eating Program - Denver Inner City Parish
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Healthy Eating Programs (LH-2700.6000-300)