B-Well Walking Program Receives State Recognition as “Best Practice”

The City of Buffalo’s B-Well Program, managed by The Wellness Institute of Greater Buffalo, has been featured in the New York State Department of Health’s Spring 2016 Public Health Toolkit.  The quarterly, online publication highlights the walking/walkability program as a best practice for public health professionals and community advocates. 

All B-Well walks contribute to the 2016 "Walking to Wellness-40+ Million Steps" campaign.  To participate in a B-Well sponsored walk, or any walk facilitated by the Wellness Institute, please view our events calendar, or contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more detailed information.

Click here to view the complete Spring 2016 Public Health Toolkit, featuring information on:

  • Arthritis
  • Healthy Nutrition
  • Infant Immunization
  • Spring Emergency Preparedness
  • Stroke

Whether it's walking, running, rolling, or biking, there has never been a better time to Be Active in Buffalo and Western New York!