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Ice Fishing in Vermont
Do you need open water in order to fish? No. Rise Vermont will be talking about ice fishing locally, and how it can be done simply right here in Franklin and Grand Isle counties. Vermont offers the greatest variety of high-quality freshwater ice fishing in New England. An activity such as ice fishing is a […]
Local Ice Rinks
It’s February! Get outside and MOVE! It can feel darker and colder than many of the months we celebrate in Vermont and we often rise in the dark and come home from work long after the sun has set. However, there are lots of opportunities now that the temperatures have been staying below freezing […]
Mindfulness in the Workplace
Chances are that you have heard that it is important to practice mindfulness in the workplace. Many large companies, such as Google and General Mills are investing in mindfulness training for their staff. Why? They realize that staff’s attention is constantly being sought for, whether it is Facebook, email, family issues, juggling schedules, or even […]
Meet the Rise Team
Stacy is a Public Health Nurse with the Saint Albans District Office at the Vermont Department of Health providing technical assistance and best practice approaches to improve the health and wellness of our community.
Public Health Nurse
As the RiseVT Health Coach, Brian works with schools, businesses and communities to build healthy habits with community members. He's passionate about community wellness and spends much of his free time snowboarding and enjoying the outdoors.
RiseVT Health Coach
Renee is an Alburgh resident passionate about community wellness. She is a go-getter ready to make change and help Alburgh become a RiseVT Community.
Alburgh Health Advocate
Betsy was born and raised in Swanton, and played soccer on the same recreation fields where she served as board chairperson for nine years. Betsy will strive to make Swanton a more vibrant, healthier place where our community will continue to live, work and play.
Swanton Health Advocate
Jessica Frost is the RiseVT advocate for St. Albans. She loves fresh air, movement and travel. You may know her from the many yoga classes she has taught throughout Franklin County from seniors to tots. You will often find her with her husband and three girls doing some of her favorite family outdoor activities: skiing, paddleboarding, gardening and biking.
Saint Albans Health Advocate
Moretti is an energetic, compassionate and inspiring individual who enjoys being outside, gardening and recreating. His passion to help others achieve their best self is amazing.