Our healthy weight mission

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How we support healthy foods and fitness

We believe that our social, economic, natural, and community environments all play an important role in keeping America healthy. That's why we've created programs and partnered with organizations to help build healthy communities.

Community programs

Two young men playing basketballKaiser Permanente community programs support new and exciting efforts to bring nutritious foods and safe ways to get active to local schools, workplaces, and neighborhoods.

Some of our programs that promote healthy eating and active living include:

Healthy Eating, Active Living initiativesA service of the Kaiser Permanente Community Benefits. Please review the privacy policy and terms of use as they differ from those of this site.
Collaborative work focused on making healthy food and safe physical activity available in underserved communities.

Safe Routes to SchoolA service of the Kaiser Permanente Community Benefits. Please review the privacy policy and terms of use as they differ from those of this site.
Ensures kids and their families can safely walk or bike to and from school.

Farmers markets
Brings fresh fruits and vegetables to Kaiser Permanente facilities and underserved neighborhoods.

Thriving Schools
Kaiser Permanente is partnering with other organizations to promote health in schools.

PhotoVoiceA service of the Kaiser Permanente Community Benefits. Please review the privacy policy and terms of use as they differ from those of this site.
Puts cameras in the hands of community residents to find and improve challenges to healthy eating and safe activities in underserved communities.

Educational Theatre ProgramsA service of the Kaiser Permanente Educational Theatre Programs. Please review the privacy policy and terms of use as they differ from those of this site.
Interactive live performances that help kids make better health decisions.

Amazing Food Detective game
Teaches children about smart food choices.

Partnerships

We are proud to be a founding member of Partnership for a Healthier AmericaKaiser Permanente is not responsible for the content or policies of external Internet sites, or mobile apps.. This organization offers ideas for healthy eating, ways to get your family active, and supports "Let's Move!"Kaiser Permanente is not responsible for the content or policies of external Internet sites, or mobile apps., former first lady Michelle Obama's campaign to help end childhood obesity.

We are also a founding member of the Convergence PartnershipKaiser Permanente is not responsible for the content or policies of external Internet sites, or mobile apps., a group whose goal is to create healthy communities for healthy people through policy and environmental change.

Read more about our community health initiatives.A service of the Kaiser Permanente Community Benefits. Please review the privacy policy and terms of use as they differ from those of this site.

Reviewed by: Adam Tsai, MD, Robert Riewerts, MD and Trina Histon, PhD, March 2016
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