The mayor is on a mission to get healthy and wants you to join him and Healthy Portsmouth in this new initiative to Get Healthy, Portsmouth! We have set a goal to lose weight city-wide in one year beginning April 2013.

If you live, learn, play, work or worship in Portsmouth, YOU can join Get Healthy, Portsmouth! to be active, eat healthy and shed the pounds!

Are you up to the challenge? Click on the Lose It! icon above to sign up and start participating in this exciting challenge today! We will also have a series of mini-challenges for you to participate in!


Healthy Portsmouth is partnering with Lose It! to provide this FREE and easy to use mobile application that helps you set your goals and easily track what you eat; your exercises; weight loss and more!

Important Information: Your information is private and will not be shared with anyone; however, the name you enter when you set up your account will be visible on discussion boards. You can select what information you want to share when you set up your personal profile. Healthy Portsmouth can only view your email and will use this to send information and updates related to this initiative.

"There are an array of resources in Portsmouth from Hoffler Creek to the farmer's market; from walking along the waterfront to playing at the City Park that can support healthy lifestyles."

Healthy Portsmouth
C/O Eastern Virginia Medical School
Department of Pediatrics
P.O. Box 1980, Norfolk, Virginia 23501