Healthy Happy Life

What we do

Promoting health through better nutrition, increased physical activity, and tobacco prevention and cessation. Helping Virginians  live a healthy happy life!

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How We Impact Communities

Fitness Playgrounds

Increasing access to physical activity for youth and adults

Statewide Obesity Planning

Developing state plan to reduce and prevent obesity

Safe Routes to School

Creating safe opportunities for children to bicycle and walk to and from schools

Community Gardens

Addressing obesity prevention through enhancing access to healthy food

Youth Volunteerism

Y Street is Virginia’s largest youth-led movement

Tobacco Cessation

Tobacco users in Virginia who call 1-800-QUIT-NOW are 5 times more likely to succeed in staying quit

Healthy Community Action Teams

Grants allowing community organizations to implement identified promising practices in childhood-obesity prevention

Conferences and Events

PC hosts the Weight of the State Conference, Virginia Healthy Youth Day, and much more