Kaiser Permanente HEAL Zone Initiative
The Kaiser Permanente HEAL [Healthy Eating and Active Living]
Zone Initiative is designed to help combat obesity by making
healthy choices accessible to more people in underserced
communities across Southern California. Find out more about Kaiser
Permanente's work across California at www.healzones.org.
The Lemon Grove HEAL Zone
The Lemon Grove HEAL Zone is a collaborative funded by Kaiser
Permanente and facilitated by Community Health Improvment
The Lemon Grove HEAL Zone's collaborative includes
organizational delegates and city residents from the nine sectors
which are most influential in creating a healthier community:
business, community, early childhood, faith, healthcare, local
governement, media, schools and service organizations. This 3-year,
9-month program will empower residents to lead healtheir lives
through environmental changes that are sustained by policeies and
enhanced by education and promotion.
Overview of the Lemon Grove HEAL Zone: English &
Our vision is to see people eat better and move more as a part
of their daily life.
Click here to read
the summary of the Community Action Plan. Full version here.
HEAL Zone Goals
- Reduce calorie consumption
- Increase consumption of healthy foods and beverages
- Increase physical activity
Director of Lemon Grove HEAL Zone
Program Assistant, (858) 609-7963
Check out the PSA our very own
Steering Committee member and Lemon Grove resident, Jim Ellis,
created for the HEAL Zone: