About Us Tips for a healthier lifestyle from the TTUHSC Garrison Institute on Aging

The Healthy Lubbock Initiative seeks to make Lubbock and its surrounding communities a healthier place to live by supporting and encouraging people to improve nutrition, increase physical activity, and exercise regularly to promote wellness.

Our Vision

  • Provide and promote healthy activities and options for everyone in Lubbock and the surrounding communities.
  • Educate individuals about healthy behavioral choices for themselves and for their families in a positive and affirming manner.
  • Play a leadership role in developing, implementing and tracking various health initiatives.
  • Establish relationships with community organizations and individuals.
  • Increase marketing and promotional efforts for the awareness and identity of healthy programs in the community.
  • Be recognized as one of the healthiest cities in the state.