Partnering with doctors and other health care providers to prescribe time outdoors. Parkscriptions connects patients with positive outdoor experiences for healthier lifestyles and improved mental and physical health.
Parkscriptions by Recreation Northwest
Get your dose of nature.
Programs: Parkscriptions Certified Programs
Contact: Parkscriptions staff
Parkscriptions posts from our blog, The Confluence
July Dose of Parkscriptions InspirationHere is your monthly dose of Parkscriptions related articles and information: Articles: A two-hour dose of nature every week could make you happier and healthier – Fast Company – by Adele Peters If you’re feeling stressed and want to take advantage of the health benefits of spending time in nature—which studies say can reduce depression... Read More →
Whatcom Parkscriptions Day A SuccessOur Parkscriptions program throughout Whatcom County has continued to witness growing success. As our county-wide Public Health Campaign continues to grow. to have the public use our website WhatcomParkFinder.org to “self-parkscribe” to find new parks for themselves to get outside. The campaign also encourages more providers to engage in the program through our messaging and... Read More →
Elizabeth Nelson Joins Recreation Northwest as Parkscriptions Program DirectorContact Information: Todd Elsworth, Executive Director Recreation Northwest Todd@RecreationNorthwest.org 360-739-8458 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Elizabeth Nelson Joins Recreation Northwest as Parkscriptions Program Director BELLINGHAM, WA., June 24th, 2019 Recreation Northwest is excited to welcome Elizabeth Nelson in the newly-created position of Parkscriptions Program Director. She is responsible for initiating and setting goals according to the strategic... Read More →