HEAL Cities & Towns Campaign for the Mid-Atlantic

Helping Municipal Leaders Create Healthy, Prosperous Communities

The Healthy Eating Active Living (HEAL) Cities & Towns Campaign provides free training and technical assistance to municipal leaders to adopt policies that make it easier for residents to eat better and move more.

The HEAL Cities & Towns Campaign is an initiative of The Institute for Public Health Innovation in partnership with the Maryland Municipal League and the Virginia Municipal League. 

 

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  Featured above: Prince George County receiving Platinum recognition at the 2018 Virginia Municipal League Conference in Hampton, Virginia.

Featured above: Prince George County receiving Platinum recognition at the 2018 Virginia Municipal League Conference in Hampton, Virginia.

Prince George County, Virginia 

“In October 2018, Prince George County, Virginia earned the HEAL Campaign’s Platinum recognition, the highest achievement award for the County’s efforts to create opportunities for residents and County staff to eat better and move more…”

  Featured above: The City of Hopewell receiving Platinum recognition at the 2018 Virginia Municipal League Conference in Hampton, Virginia.

Featured above: The City of Hopewell receiving Platinum recognition at the 2018 Virginia Municipal League Conference in Hampton, Virginia.

Hopewell, Virginia 

“The HEAL Campaign has led to a variety of new partnerships and initiatives geared towards improving overall health for the citizens of Hopewell.  We are excited to have achieved some tangible results as a direct reflection of the work of the HEAL Campaign and hope to accomplish a great deal more in coming years.”

— Aaron Reidmiller, Director of Hopewell Recreation and Parks