Department of Probation brings health, wellness to Brooklyn

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The New York Department of Probation is bringing health and harmony to downtown Brooklyn.

The Health and Harmony Tour kicked off in the Bronx on Monday and is a weeklong event that runs citywide.

The event featured informational pamphlets and resources with tips on maintaining a healthy well-being. Additionally, the Department of Probation had a masseuse on hand and a smoothie maker powered by bike pedaling.  

"Our goal is to help you make better choices," says Randy Williams, of Kings Adult Services. "If you come and have a nutritious meal and you're not hungry, you're not starving, they could prevent you from either committing a crime to obtain money to buy food or I can also keep you from being stressed out and overwhelmed at times."

The tour will continue Wednesday in Manhattan before traveling to Queens Thursday and wrapping up in Staten Island on Friday.

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