Healthy Living Council

Vision- To foster a community that promotes, supports, and advocates for wellness through life lasting healthy habits.

Mission- Organize the Greater Aurora community to promote and support healthy eating and address underlying factors of child obesity

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Wellness Works 2017

  Registration is now open for Wellness Works 2017! The conference is open to all businesses large and small for those who have an interest in worksite wellness.   To purchase tickets, visit:    

Meet the Council-Alexis Slivka

Alexis (Lexii Slivka), is a 25 year-old bride-to-be, living in St. Charles with the loves of her life, Harley—a black Pomeranian, Tucker, a Golden Retriever/Shepherd mix, and her fiancé, Neil. Lexii earned her Masters of Public Health degree from University of Illinois, and has worked for Kane County Health Department ever since. In her free…read more

Meet the Council-Laura Barr

Laura L Barr, Nutrition & Wellness educator for University of Illinois Extension – DuPage/Kane/Kendall Unit enjoys riding bikes, horses and motorcycles. She eats her greens and beans…just walking the talk folks.‪#‎MeetTheCouncil ‬

Meet the Council Wednesday!

It’s Meet the Council Wednesday! Each Wednesday you will get to learn a little bit more about a council member. Stay tuned every Wednesday to learn abotu about a Healthy Living Council of Greater Aurora member ‪#‎MeetTheCouncil‬    

Healthy Living Council of Greater Aurora’s Wellness Works 2016

Registration is now open for Wellness Works 2016, a conference for employers to learn how to successfully promote health and wellness in the workplace! Wellness Works 2016 will be September 16, 2016 11am-3pm at Prisco Community Center in Aurora. Registration fee of $25 includes lunch. To register for the conference, click here: If you are…read more

Kane Health Counts

A new website launched on November 18, 2015 by the Kane County Health Department will provide information that allows you to see how Kane County stacks up in such topics as health, education, economics, housing and much, much more. This information will help you understand how your health relates to all of Kane’s residents.   The…read more

Healthy Living Council at the Aurora Back to School Fair

The Healthy Living Council of Greater Aurora was in attendance of the Communities in Schools Back to School Fair. The event brought more than 900 Aurora families, proving them with health information, free resources, and free backpacks for the kids. The Healthy Living Council used this opportunity to survey the community on the where they…read more