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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

25 Jun,  2018

Breast Cancer Webinar

Come join Living Beyond Breast Cancer as they host their In the Know: HER2-Positive Breast Cancer Webinar on Monday, June 25th!


25 Jun,  2018

Genetically Modified: The Pros and Cons of GMO Technology

Come join Evolve Wellness Health Coaching as they host "Genetically Modified: The Pros and Cons of GMO Technology" in Hauppauge, NY on Monday, June 25th!


26 Jun,  2018

Nutrition Lessons for Kids

Come join ShopRite of Hauppauge as they host Hands-on Healthy Kids on Tuesdays, April 24th, May 29th, June 26th, July 31st, August 28th, and September 25th!


News & Blog

21 Jun,  2018

Senior Citizen, adults and children picking fruit in Su

The Ultimate Guide to Fruit Picking in Suffolk County, Long Island

Spend some family time picking strawberries or peaches this summer! We've created a list of our favorite fruit picking destination in Suffolk County, Long Island.


20 Jun,  2018

Making Long Island Healthier

How Can We Improve the Health of Individuals on Long Island?

As part of our ongoing Long Island and Eastern Queens Community Health Assessment Survey, we asked Long Islanders what was needed to improve health of their communities.


11 May,  2018

Health Concerns Nassau and Suffolk Counties, NY

Community Health Concerns Impacting Long Island

On Long Island, there are a wide variety of personal and community health indicators we monitor.