Healthy Harford is the healthy communities initiative of Harford County,  dedicated to the health and wellness of the northern Chesapeake community – in mind body and spirit. Founded in 1993 as a non-profit 501c3 by leaders from UM Upper Chesapeake Health, the Harford County Health Department, and Harford County Government – Healthy Harford is a coalition of local government agencies, businesses, non profits, and citizens dedicated to improving the health of Harford County residents through education, policy changes, access to care, and a focus on social determinants of  health.       

Due to CoVid19 shutdowns, all events listed on our community calendar are cancelled until further notice. 

Every journey begins with the first step.

Live Well. Be Well. Healthy Harford


Recent Posts


November 22, 2019

Portuguese Watercress Soup

During the winter, sometimes it feels like we can’t eat enough soup. If you are getting tired of the same rotation of traditional soups, or just want to try a quick and easy recipe, give Portuguese Watercress soup a try. It takes less than a half hour from start to finish and it is full… Read More >


October 25, 2019

The Health of Harford County 2019 – Local Health Improvement Coalition

Every year the Harford Count Health Officer presents their State of the Health of the County to the Local Health Improvement Coalition (LHIC). Please follow this link to view Dr. Russell Moy’s presentation. This years PowerPoint focus on the three priority areas in our community: Family Health and Resiliency, Chronic Disease Prevention and Wellness, and… Read More >


July 26, 2019

Five Tips to Help Teens Cope with Stress

Five Tips to Help Teens Cope with Stress MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID, NEWS, SELF-CARE, TEEN MENTAL HEALTH By Rubina Kapil on June 26, 2019 “More than nine in 10 Generation Z adults (ages 15-21) said they have experienced at least one physical or emotional symptom because of stress, such as feeling depressed or sad or lacking interest, motivation… Read More >