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Community Benefits

What’s in it for the Community?

  • By becoming a Certified Healthy recipient, you will receive recognition as a community that goes “above and beyond” to create a healthy, nurturing environment.
  • Certified Healthy Communities have the opportunity to apply for an incentive grant.
  • Certified Healthy Community award recipients are invited to a special recognition event. Over 1,000 invitees attended the most recent event.
  • Investing in wellness will enhance your community’s image.
  • Certified Healthy Communities are able to utilize their wellness achievements and certification to recruit businesses, residents, and visitors.
  • As a Certified Healthy Community, you can raise awareness about being healthier and support residents that are working towards healthier lifestyles.