Iowa Healthiest State - Healthy Hometown

Your zip code could impact your health more than your genetic code.

The Healthy HometownSM program, POWERED BY Wellmark, is a way to make your hometown an even better place to live. Healthy Hometown aims to make the healthy choice, the easy choice, using evidence-based interventions and tools.

Every community has different health priorities, as well as people and budgets to put plans into action. Healthy Hometown can be customized easily for your community’s level of interest and commitment.

3 Ways. Your Work. Your Pace.

The Healthiest State Initiative promotes health and well-being by contributing to programs that make it easier for Iowans to live healthier. Through community, business and education-centered programs, we’re aiming for the top spot among the nation’s healthiest states. To learn more about what you can do in your community, worksite, schools or as an individual click on one of the tiles below.