Thursday , July 28 2016
  • Summertime

    Get kids and family active this summer. © Sandy Matzen | Dreamstime Stock Photos

  • Ideas and Vision

    Join us August 15 to discuss ideas and plans for NPAS. Registration coming soon. © Rawpixelimages |

  • CDC Infographic

    Physical activity affects health, the economy, and military readiness.



To create safe and accessible communities, where people of all ages and abilities are physically active, by taking deliberate and informed actions across all sectors of society



Physical activity is prioritized, embraced, and promoted for everyone in the United States.


Value to Members and Partners

The National Physical Activity Society is a network of professionals working together to promote physical activity across all sectors of society. We build linkages among our members and build bridges between our members and partners.

For our members, we:

  • Represent your interests at a national level while keeping in mind your needs at the local level
  • Provide a collaborative learning environment with access to ideas, resources, and tools designed to help you succeed in your work

For our partners, we:

  • Communicate the mission and activities of your organization to our members
  • Support strategic alliances that share priorities in promoting physical activity
  • Provide opportunities to access the diverse expertise and experience of our members

Through our efforts, we seek the health, economic, and environmental benefits that result from achieving health equity and active communities.

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