A health-promoting community
Reykjanesbær is a health-promoting community where the emphasis is on creating an environment and conditions that promote a healthy lifestyle.
In a health-promoting society, the health and well-being of all residents is paramount in all policies and action.
The factors that affect our health and well-being are considered and, in this way, we create optimal conditions in life, play and work for people at all stages in life.
Choosing a healthy lifestyle needs to be as easy as possible for the residents of Reykjanesbær so that everyone can exercise, eat healthily, cultivate the spirit and pursue a green lifestyle.
All school levels in Reykjanesbær participate in this green project. Emphasis is placed on creating a school environment that promotes the mental, physical and social health and well-being of students and staff in collaboration with the home and the local community.