The Healthy King County Coalition is comprised of 4 Work Groups: Healthy Eating (HE), Built Environment (BE), Tobacco, Marijuana, & Other Drugs (TMoD), And the Equity Committee. Each Work Group is guided by key policy priorities. To join the Healthy King County Coalition and a Work Group, please complete the HKCC membership application.
In partnership with community, the Healthy Eating (HE) Work Group supports the improvement (from production to consumption) of local healthy food and access to nutrition for healthy lifestyles. HE meets the last Wednesday of the month, 11:00 – 12:30pm at Food $ense, 1000 Oakesdale Ave. SW, Suite 140, Renton, 98057.
The Built Environment (BE) Work Group works to eliminate health inequities perpetuated in the built environment by busting silos and using a health equity lens. BE meets the 2nd Monday of the month from 1:30 – 3:00pm at Food Lifeline, 815 South 96th Street, Seattle, WA 98108.
tobacco, marijuana and other drugs
The Tobacco, Marijuana, and Other Drugs (TMoD) Work Group supports strategies, promotions, and programs that advance smoke-free living. TMoD meets the 3rd Tuesday of the month from 1:30 – 3:00pm at various locations.
The Equity Committee Work Group ensures health equity by applying race and social justice principles in all policy, systems, and environmental change efforts throughout the coalition’s work. Equity meets the 2nd Tuesday of the month from 1:30 – 3:00pm at Global to Local, 2800 S 192nd St, SeaTac, WA 98188.
If you are an HKCC Work Group member and would like your Work Group to consider a specific policy or project, please complete the Policy, Systems, and Environmental Change Form.