Your Healthy Lifestyle Starts Here

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Wickersham Elementary plant day!

Apply for the 2015 Well Workplace Awards! Deadline is April 15, 2015.

Thank you to all those who helped us celebrate National Food Day!

What can you do to support mental well-being in Lancaster? 

Lancaster County and City proclaim May as National Bike Month! Learn more about our active transportation initiatives here!

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03/30/2015 - Walk Across PA!
Join Penn State Extension in a FREE virtual walking program exploring Pennsylvania State Parks. More details »
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Healthy Recipes


In the News


Local News

Jeff Speack, national walkability expert and author of, "The Walkable City," visits Lancaster to conduct an official assessment of City streets.
With an eye toward cutting health care costs and reducing sick days, companies are adding healthy options to their vending machines as part of wellness programs.
Tom Knapp of Lancaster Online writes about our first Open Streets Event!

National News

Safe Routes to School National Partnership reports on economiv benefits of investing in active transportation.
The League of American Bicyclists dives into bicycling policies that help to promote more activity and safety!
Lighten Up Lancaster makes national news for its combined efforts surrounding National Walking Day in Lancaster.

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Lighten Up Lancaster County Coalition is a group of concerned individuals, organizations and employers, in partnership with Lancaster General Health, who want to increase the number of children and adults in Lancaster County who are at a healthy weight.

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