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Written by City of San Antonio on Nov 12, 2014
EnrollSA is a coalition of healthcare, government, nonprofit and grassroots professionals working collaboratively to increase Bexar County’s enrollment in health coverage made available by the Affordable Care Act. 
Written by City of San Antonio on Nov 11, 2014
On Nov. 8, 2014 District 4 Councilman Rey Saldaña, VIA President and CEO Jeff Arndt, VIA’s Senior Vice President of Public Engagement Charlie Gonzalez, and 26 District 4 Neighborhood Association leaders embarked on a first-of-its-kind “Town Hall on Wheels” across the Southwest side of San Antonio. 
Written by San Antonio Riv... on Nov 06, 2014
The San Antonio River Authority (SARA) has launched a step-by-step guide with informative videos to help homeowners design and build a rain garden which can help to beautify a yard and protect our river and streams from the harmful effects of storm water runoff. ”The website offers something for everyone: four short videos for visual learners, text guidelines in an easy-to-follow question and answer format, diagrams and simple math equations for individuals who enjoy an easy technical challenge,” said Karen Bishop, SARA Sustainability Program Leader.
Written by evrard on Nov 04, 2014
REPLAY VIDEO: On Friday, Nov. 7 NOWCastSA webcast the Caregiver Summit 2014, presented by the WellMed Charitable Foundation's Caregiver SOS program. Keynote Speaker Sid O’Bryant, Ph.D., Interim Director of the Institute of Aging and Alzheimer’s Disease Research, University of North Texas Health Science Center, will present “An Update on Alzheimer’s Disease Emerging Science: A Hope for the Future” from 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Written by dgarza on Oct 31, 2014
REPLAY VIDEO: Sí Texas: Social Innovation for a Healthy South Texas Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas, Inc.’s Sí Texas: Social Innovation for a Healthy South Texas project, a Social Innovation Fund program, stimulates local solutions that improve both physical and behavioral health together, such as diabetes and depression.