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Active for Life (AFL) serves as a resource for professionals working in the fields of physical activity and aging. In this section of our Web site we include:

Active for Life Learning Network presents a brief overview of the NPO's efforts to investigate the viability of providing an interactive Learning Network for health and wellness professionals.

Tools & Tips provides practical and well-designed tools that can be used by community-based organizations and health professionals as they implement physical activity programs targeted to mature audiences.

Helpful Links gives quick access to other organizations who offer valuable information and programs related to mid-life and older adults.

Funding Opportunities provides information related to grants and funding opportunities for health and wellness programs targeting mid-life and older adults.

Upcoming Meetings and Events is a list of upcoming health observances, as well as national and regional meetings of interest to health and wellness professionals who work with mid-life and older adults.

Active for Life Communications & Marketing Update is a bi-weekly electronic publication sent to AFL grantees and other interested individuals and organizations. Content includes information from the National Program Office, news briefs, marketing facts and figures, marketing tips and tactics, public policy information and funding information.

The Site Map provides a list of all general link categories associated with the AFL Web site.

If you would like to post information in the resource section, please contact Brigid Sanner at 214-553-0621 or e-mail

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SRPH Building
1266 TAMU
College Station, Texas

Phone: 979-458-4202
Fax: 979-458-4264

Active for Life National Program Office | SRPH Building | 1266 TAMU | College Station, TX 77843-1266
Phone: 979-458-4202 | Fax: 979-458-4264 | Email: