Active People, Healthy Nation℠: Individual Influencers

Key points

  • Are you ready to help others in your community be more physically active while becoming more active yourself?
  • Learn how to get involved in Active People, Healthy Nation as an individual influencer.


Are you interested in pursuing the immediate and long-term benefits of physical activity? Do you know how it can benefit your health and the health of your family? Do you want to influence changes in your community for safer and more convenient ways to be active? Then you're an individual influencer. Individual influencers can be anyone—youth, older adults, and everyone in between.

What can you do

As an individual, you can increase your physical activity and promote physical activity in your community.

  • SIGN UP to be part of Active People, Healthy Nation℠.
  • EDUCATE local leaders about the value of creating activity-friendly communities.
  • START being more physically active today. Check out Move Your Way for fun, safe ways to get active!
  • ENCOURAGE and support friends and family to become more physically active.
  • SUPPORT THE GOAL of getting 27 million Americans more physically active through strategies that work.

Remember to SPREAD the WORD About #ActivePeople.

  • SHARE your physical activity successes on social media using #ActivePeople. Check out some sample social media posts to get started.
  • DOWNLOAD an Active People Badge for your Facebook profile.
  • FEATURE links to Active People, Healthy Nation in your social media posts.
  • CONNECT with other members of Active People by using #ActivePeople on social media.
  • ENCOURAGE others to join Active People, Healthy Nation.