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23 MAY - 2016

Worksite Wellness Leadership Team

1:00 - 3:00 PM, MON

Mo`ikeha Building

Conference Room 1

16 JUNE - 2016

Built Environment Task Force

2:00 - 3:30 PM, THUR

Pi`ikoi Building

Conference Room A

25 AUGUST - 2016

Countywide SRTS Task Force

3:00 - 4:30 PM, THUR

Pi`ikoi Building

Conference Room A


ATHF Task Force

Next meeting To Be Determined



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Get Fit Kauai

Get Fit Kauai promotes and facilitates Healthy Eating and Active Living (HEAL) for the Kauai community. We help educate people about the importance of policy changes as an important foundation to support and promote HEAL. Since 2009, we have served as an important bridge-builder between Kauai community residents and our elected county and state policy makers; moving us towards a healthier community.

Task Forces

Our work and efforts are carried out by four task forces:

Built Environment Built Environment
Task Force

Healthy lifestyles need alternatives to automobile travel.

Access to Healthy Foods Access to Healthy Foods Task Force

Eat locally grown food with improved access for all.

Safe Routes to School Safe Routes to School Task Force

Activities to fight obesity early in life.

Worksite Wellness Worksite Wellness Leadership Team

Live well at worksites that encourage healthy lifestyles.


Funded by the State of Hawaii Department of Health’s Healthy Hawai`i Initiative (HHI) through a contract with the University of Hawai`i at Manoa’s Office of Public Health Studies, John A. Burns School of Medicine, Get Fit Kauai, Kauai County Nutrition & Physical Activity Coalition (NPAC) reconvened in March, 2009.














NEWS - newsletter


2016 Mayor-a-thon

Saturday, June 25, 2016 Kapaa Beach Park
(beside the Kapaa Library)
6:30 A.M – 10:30 A.M.

Join Get Fit Kauai and Mayor Carvalho for this fun, FREE 1, 2, 4, 6 or 8 mile walk, bike or run!

T- Shirts and GEICO water bottles for the first 500 people and Kaiser Permanente Cinch Bags for all!

Please consider bringing a healthy food item for our Healthy Food Drive.

Registration is FREE and opens on June 1st!



Download the PDF of the Worksite Wellness Challenge Scorecard and find out. Take part in Get Fit Kauai’s WSW Challenge on your own and let us know how you are doing.


57% of Kauai adults are overweight

  • Over half (57%) of Kauai adults are overweight or obese
  • 1 in 10 have been diagnosed with diabetes
  • 60% participate in 150 minutes of physical activity per week (recommended amount of aerobic activity)
  • Almost one quarter of adults do no physical activity in an average week
  • About 80% do not eat enough fruits and vegetables each day
  • 20% drink one or more sodas or sugar sweetened beverages each day

Behaviors affecting health

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