Your Healthy Lifestyle Starts Here

Join us for October's Adult Mental Health First Aid Training

Visit our calendar for dates and more information.

Get out and ride with LULC this May.

View all of the Bike Month events on our Calendar page or click here to download our flyer.

We present the 2015 Well Workplace Awards Winners.

Click here to see the winner.

Lighten Up Lancaster and Lancaster Civil Engineering's Active Living Project receives Achievement Award 

How We Have Lightened Up Lancaster.

Click here to view our video shared at the 2015 Annual Health Summit.
It was a beautiful day for a ball game.

Thank you to everyone that came out on Father's Day to enjoy the sun, festivities and watch the Barnstormers end the day with a 9-4 win.

Get Involved

Ways to get involved:

Events & Meetings

10/08/2015 - Making a Special Place to Live Even Better: A Community Conversation
The Coalition for Smart Growth is partnering with the Lancaster County Planning Commission to support development of a 
new county comprehensive plan – Places 2040. The Coalition is taking a lead in getting a conversation started for the plan update.
More details »
10/15/2015 - All-Coalition Meeting
This quarterly meeting gathers all LULC members for updates and annoucements. More details »
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Healthy Recipes


In the News


Local News

Increasing obesity and surgical advances are both contributors to the rise in knee and hip surgeries, according to Joe Martin, executive director of the Pennsylvania Health Care Cost Containment Council.
The Lancaster County Planning Commission held it's Envision Lancaster County Leadership Awards Program on March 24.

National News

Broad Street was traffic-free on Saturday. People stuck to sidewalks at first, but soon made the streets their own.
The habit could lead to tooth decay, obesity, diabetes, hypertension and cardiovascular disease.
Several City Council members and other boosters of Berkeley's first-in-the-nation soda tax giddily reported the first month's haul -- $116,000 -- on the steps of the municipal office building on Milvia Street on Monday.

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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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