A Culture of Health Starts Here

Looking for some change in 2017, check out our recipes and modification tips to try something different.

Visit the East Wise! page for more information.

Start a Community or School Garden with our starter kit!

Visit our School Gardens page for the kit.

Contact us for all the supplies you need for two garden beds.

Congratulations to the Well Workplace Award winners!

Click here for full list of 2016 winners.

Join us on Thursday, March 2 as we attend the ATP meeting to discuss the future of Lancaster .

Click here for the upcoming meeting details.

Bring healthy food to your meetings and events.

Click here to download the Menu Makeover flyer.

Lancaster Active Transportation Plan

Where do you want to bike and walk in Lancaster County? Complete the survey and add your routes to the wikimap!

Visit LancasterATP.com to share your thoughts.

Get Involved

Ways to get involved:

Events & Meetings

04/24/2017 - Be a Heart Smart Woman
Learn about heart-healthy diets including low carb, Mediterranean and vegan from The Heart Group of LG Health experts. More details »
04/24/2017 - Lancaster PA WalkWorks
Join us at Farnum Park in Lancaster City to kick off WalkWorks. More details »
See all events »

Healthy Recipes


In the News


Local News

Elizabethtown is pushing to create a clearly-marked, shared bicycle lane
Lancaster County boasts more than a quarter of the preserved farms in Pennsylvania.
From the Horse-Shoe Trail in northern Lancaster County to the Conestoga Trail along the Susquehanna, the county has dozens of bike trails and routes.

National News

Over the course of my Presidency, we have put forward new programs, policies, and initiatives that put children on a path to a healthy future
After every sweet-filled holiday, the Capital Area Food Bank receives heaps of donated candy and leftover baked goods
Teenagers from Jacksonville, Florida are leading a nationwide charge to end childhood obesity; all with help from the United States Surgeon General.

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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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