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Are You Ready, Feet?™

Walk for fun, walk for your health. While you're at it, win a prize!


It's All in the Cards

Sign up to attend a fun and free networking event with other health and human service organizations in your county!


REPORT: Physical Activity in Adults

A look into the Long Island region, and how a collective approach is the first step toward improvements.

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Track Your Health, Get Rewarded.

Everyone can be physically active - anytime, any place. The more you move, the healthier you'll become. Get rewarded for your healthy habits by creating an account, and logging your minutes moved, miles traveled, or steps walked. Track your journey across Long Island, and be entered to win exciting prizes! 


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Recommendation for walking

What is the Long Island Health Collaborative?

The LIHC (we pronounce it, "LIKE") is the hub of population health activities on Long Island. 
It's a coalition that includes Nassau and Suffolk county health departments, every hospital on Long Island, 
health and social service community-based organizations, insurance plans, 
academic institutions, local governments, and other groups 
that are working together toward a healthier Long Island community. 

What does that mean for you? It means that people who actually live and work on Long Island 
are making sure your health needs are heard and met in ways that make sense for you.


Events Calendar

15 Aug,  2018

Food Safety Program

Come join the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County as they hostFood Safety- Learn to be Food Safe (Adults) on Wednesday, August 15th!


15 Aug,  2018

Health Center Week Roosevelt

Come join Long Island Federally Qualified Health Centers, Inc. as they host their National Health Center Week 2018 on Wednesday, August 15th!


15 Aug,  2018

Living Healthy Program in Spanish

Come join the Adelphi Breast Cancer Program as they host Living Healthy/Tomando Control de su Salud starting Wednesday, July 18th!


News & Blog

14 Aug,  2018

Discussing Women's Health on Long Island

Working Together on Healthier Outcomes for Women and Children on Long Island

During the summit, LIHC facilitated discussion and kept track of how often each topic was mentioned. 13.2% of quotes from participants fell into the Prevention Agenda category of Promoting Healthy Women, Infants and Children.


9 Aug,  2018

Mental Health Long Island

Community Organizations Discuss Mental Health in Long Island

In 2016, the LIHC hosted two Community-Based Organization Summits. During this time, discussion of mental health was a main topic.


30 Jul,  2018

4.7 million organ donors in New York

New York State Has Over 4.5 Million Organ Donors and Needs More

In New York, there are 4.7 million organ donors, but still five hundred New Yorkers die each year waiting for organs.