Healthy Living

United Way of Franklin County supports programs that raise awareness and build understanding of factors that influence health. Individuals and families adopt a healthier lifestyle by developing habits that lead to long term wellness.

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Meet Marcus

A true story of how programs promoting healthy lifestyles make a difference.

Marcus is a teen who needs assistance in walking, and has for most of his life. He entered the horseback riding program at the Franklin County 4H Therapeutic Riding Center just over a year ago to try out a new therapy outlet.


The Center serves individuals with special needs ranging from age 4 to over 65 with diagnoses from autism to birth defects to neuro-muscular problems...