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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

Thank You for Being a Part of the 5210 Journey!

Over these past four months, our goal together was to help educate ourselves and the community on healthy habits that can be applied to the entire community. We

Erin Benson named Personal Care Coordinator for Senior Choice at Home By Gulf Coast Village

Senior Choice at Home By Gulf Coast Village has appointed Erin Benson to the role of Personal Care Coordinator. In this position, Benson works closely with Senior Choice

SalusCare Increases Children’s Crisis Unit Capacity

SalusCare announced today that it will increase its Children’s Crisis Unit capacity by four beds beginning August 29, 2016, allowing the not-for-profit community mental health and substance abuse

Tips to Hydrate Effectively and Stay Hydrated

Many popular drinks are laden with calories that could add hundreds of calories to your diet. Calories in drinks are listed on the labels but you must read

Dr. David Butler Joins Physicians’ Primary Care of Southwest Florida

Dr. David Butler has joined Physicians’ Primary Care of Southwest Florida as a pediatrician. Dr. Butler will see patients at the Lehigh Acres office at 5700 Lee Boulevard

Southwest Florida EAP Gets New Name

The employee assistance program operated by SalusCare is undergoing a name change, effective today. Synergy EAP Solutions is the new name for the Southwest Florida Employee Assistance Program,