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Community Outreach & Education

The Garrison Institute on Aging provides information and services on healthy aging by collaborating with local and state businesses to foster healthy lifestyles. 

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The Healthy Lubbock Initiative seeks to make Lubbock and its surrounding communities a healthier place to live by supporting and encouraging people to improve nutrition, increase physical activity and exercise regularly to promote wellness. 


Collaborative Team

 Healthy Lubbock, a program of the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Garrison Institute on Aging, and the City of Lubbock collaborated to establish the Lubbock Mayor's Fitness Council. For more details about Lubbock's Mayor's Fitness Council, click here.  The Mayor's Marathon is also right around the corner. Get involved.

Healthy Aging Lecture Series

The Healthy Aging Lecture series has been held since 2005 and continues to be a service to the community.  Local community experts share information about health, wellness and diseases focused on chronic diseases such as Alzheimer's disease, cardiovascular disease and other diseases.  

See more information under the EVENTS and ACTIVITIES tab on the right.

Thank you to the Garrison Institute for the service to our retired folks? Great topic and even better speaker.

Healthy Aging Lecture Series Attendees

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