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Welcome to Healthy Lee

Join the initiative for a Healthier Lee County!

The Healthy Lee movement was created to empower and inspire the people of Lee County regarding healthy lifestyle choices through education and action. The initiative reflects Lee County’s comprehensive sustainability strategy, promoting the integration of healthy lifestyle choices into the daily routines and the built environment, and supports the message of transformation based on free choice.

“A journey of a thousand miles starts with the first step” and certainly a wellness journey starts with the first step toward being more active and the first step toward eating more healthy food. We all know what we need to do to stay healthy but it is not until we commit ourselves to becoming and staying healthy that we are able to take the first steps.


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Getting Fit Outdoors in Lee County

In Southwest Florida, we are fortunate to have a climate and environment that allows for year-round outdoor activities. The Healthy Lee Coalition encourages you and your family to stay as active as possible, while enjoying the beauty that Lee County has to offer.


Lee Memorial Health System Achieves Prestigious 2015 Gage Award

Healthy Lee was honored by America’s Essential Hospitals with the 2015 Gage Award for Population Health, which recognizes activities that improve delivery, access, or value for specific populations and improve health outcomes.

Healthy Lee is a countywide effort that began as Community Health Visioning 2017 by Lee Memorial Health System when it convened 38 community leaders to help improve the health of our residents and improve the health care delivery system in our community. Today, more than 300 organizations in Lee County now actively contribute to Healthy Lee with a Steering Committee of 60 community leaders.

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Latest Features

Expert advice and in-depth features for a healthy life

Make Eating Healthy Eaiser

In the world that we live in today, it can be a challenge to eat healthy. Eating healthy is important to so many people, but with quick service

Gluten and dairy free meal plan company, Fresh Fit Foods, unveils new menu

Naples, FL. – Fresh Fit Foods, Southwest Florida’s leading meal plan company, has released a new 6-week menu. Since 2012, Fresh Fit Foods has been delivering clients a

Gulf Coast Village announces three new hires

Gulf Coast Village is pleased to welcome Jimmy Grimes, Sofia Mendez-Bork and Tammy Thompson to its leadership team. Grimes will serve as Assisted Living Administrator, Mendez-Bork as Human

Recipe: Swiss Chard with Chickpeas and Couscous

Ingredients 1 10-ounce box couscous 1/2 cup pine nuts 3 tablespoons olive oil 2 cloves garlic, thinly sliced 1 15.5-ounce can chickpeas, rinsed 1/2 cup raisins (dark or

Recipe: Rigatoni with Sautéed Eggplant and Tomatoes

Ingredients  12 ounces (5 1/2 cups) rigatoni 3 tablespoons olive oil 1 medium eggplant, cut into 1/2-inch pieces kosher salt and pepper 3 cloves garlic, thinly sliced 1

Brighter, Healthier Future on Horizon for Lee County – from The News-Press

Community leaders throughout Lee County are working together to actively engage the community to live healthier, more active lives. Healthy Lee recently held its 10th annual meeting, taking