In 2015, the US Surgeon General released a call to action that encouraged everyone to get out and walk or roll their way to a healthier lifestyle—check out the new status report to see how communities are doing with this effort.
In September 2015, the Office of the Surgeon General released Step It Up! The Surgeon General’s Call to Action to Promote Walking and Walkable Communities to encourage walking and rolling for all in the United States.
An update has been released this week which identifies progress related to the goals of the 2015 Call to Action. This report recognizes opportunities to continue momentum in creating an equitable nation of physically active people regardless of age and ability, and it celebrates and includes lessons learned from successes. Read the full report here, and see how your community can continue to advance their efforts in this call to action so that everyone can be healthy and active.