Live Well Kingston Live Well Kingston is a city-endorsed coalition of organizations, businesses and individuals that work together to improve the environment, culture, and opportunities in Kingston, NY for residents to lead healthier lives. The coalition aims to encourage active living in and out of the workplace through expansion of Complete Streets policies, trails, and other recreation building capacities. Simultaneously, the coalition seeks to improve access to healthy food through the city’s newly-adopted Eat Well Kingston program.
Vision: Live Well Kingston envisions a community environment that promotes and supports healthier lifestyle choices.
Mission: Live Well Kingston brings partners and residents together to facilitate policy, environmental, and systems changes that result in a healthy and active community.
Success Story: April 2016 Success Story: September 2015 Mini-webinar
LWK Articles of Collaboration LWK Operational Guidelines
Listen to APA New York Metro Chapter President James Rausse to learn more about Live Well Kingston and the impact the project has had on the community.
In the News:
Cornell Cooperative Extension
City of Kingston Parks and Recreation
Health Alliance of the Hudson Valley
New York Metro Chapter of the American Planning Association (APA-NYM)
New York State Public Health Association (NYSPHA)
Ulster County Department of Health
Family of Woodstock, Inc.
Ulster Board of Cooperative Educational Services (BOCES)
Institute for Family Health
Health Alliance of the Hudson Valley’s Community Heart Health Coalition
Rose Women’s Care Center
Hudson Valley Community Services