Physical Activity Resource Pages
Physical Activity Information
Kodak Awards - Trails funding opportunity. $500 to $2,500 grants for developing greenways. On-line submission. Click on the "Kodak Awards" link in the left hand column. June 1 submission deadline each year.
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The following report was published in the October 26, 2001 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. The task force reviews various strategies for increasing physical activity and evaluates their effectiveness. Increasing Physical Activity - A Report on Recommendations of the Task Force on Community Prevention Services Use the following link for the PDF version.
National Blueprint: Increasing Physical Activity Among Adults Age 50 and Older (PDF) - a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation publication.
West Virginia Healthy People 2010 Objectives
Map showing Prevalence of Sedentary Lifestyle by County - BRFSS Survey
Map showing Prevalence of Obesity by County - BRFSS Survey
West Virginia County Health Profiles - 2000 has statistics for sedentary lifestyle and obesity by county.
Physical Activity Pages from A Program Plan for Reducing Heart Disease in West Virginia
This page was last updated 03/2010.
For further information about the page contents, contact Kristy.D.Blower@wv.gov