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Whether you’re looking for places to be active, or want to be a part of creating these places in your community, Shape Your World can help you do that.

What Works:

Strategies to Increase Physical Activity

Increased physical activity can improve health, quality of life, and reduce healthcare costs. We can increase physical activity in communities by implementing evidence-based strategies across sectors and settings. Click on the individual signposts and base to find resources, information, and tools regarding each recommended strategy for improving community physical activity.

Shape Your World is dedicated to promoting physical activity and making the conditions for being active safe and convenient for all North Carolinians.

To find resources to support you or your family’s physical activity goals, please visit

Resources for Communities

Sign post Everyday Destinations Physical Activity School Programs Community Campaigns Social Supports Individual Supports Physical Activity Inclusive Access