The Healthy King County Coalition is comprised of 5 Work Groups: Healthy Eating (HE), Built Environment & Active Living (BEAL), Schools & Early Learning (SAEL), Tobacco, Marijuana & Other Drugs (TMoD) and Equity Committee (EC). Each Work Group is guided by key policy priorities. To join a Work Group, please complete the HKCC membership application and submit to firstname.lastname@example.org. *Please note the Schools and Early Learning Work Group has been canceled until further notice.
In partnership with community, the Healthy Eating Workgroup supports the improvement (from production to consumption) of local healthy food and access to nutrition for healthy lifestyles. Healthy Eating Work Group meetings are held the last Wednesday of the month, 11:00 – 12:30 pm at Food $ense, 1000 Oakesdale Ave. SW, Suite 140, Renton, 98057.
built environment and active living
BEAL works with local jurisdictions to provide and improve community places for physical activity and the social environment. The BEAL Work Group meeting is held every 2nd Monday of the month from 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm at Food Lifeline, 815 South 96th Street, Seattle, WA 98108.
tobacco, marijuana and other drugs
The Tobacco, Marijuana and Other Drugs Work Group (TMoD) supports strategies, promotions, and programs that advance smoke-free living. The TMoD Work Group meeting is held the 3rd Tuesday of the month from 1:30 pm – 3:00pm at El Centro de la Raza, 2524 16th Avenue S., rm 105, Seattle 98144.
The Equity Committee ensures health equity by applying race and social justice principles in all policy, systems, and environmental change efforts throughout the coalition’s work. The Equity Work Group meeting is held the 2nd Tuesday of the month from 1:30 – 3:00pm at International Community Health Services (ICHS), 720 8th Ave. S., Suite 200, Seattle, 98104.