Iola’s trail system was in the running to be named Kansas Trail Guide Town of the Year, and Iola won the poll by a landslide! Thrive Allen County will be presented the award for the 2017 Kansas Trail Guide Town of the Year on Thursday, July 20 at 2pm at the Thrive Allen County conference room, 9 […]
Beginning this summer Thrive is offering a new Diabetes Prevention Program to help residents prevent Type 2 diabetes. The program is designed to create lasting lifestyle changes in participants. A lifestyle coach works to educate participants in the skills they need to make lasting changes—losing a modest amount of weight, being more physically active, and […]
Have you seen the new Allen County Bike Share bikes on the downtown Iola square? Thrive Allen County, in partnership with Velo+, has purchased 10 bikes for this pilot program. The bikes are located outside of Thrive Allen County and Wavefire Games and are available free-of-charge for 24 hours to anyone who can show an i.d. to employees […]
Allen County has been chosen as a finalist for the fifth annual RWJF Culture of Health Prize given by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
We are honored to partner with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas to design and implement new approaches to help rural Kansans live healthier, better lives.
It is time for fresh legs, new ideas, and new energy to take the Mad Bomber Run to new heights. Step up to take on this exciting challenge!
People for Bikes has awarded Thrive a $10,000 grant towards completion of the “King of Trails” bike/ped bridge over Elm Creek in Iola.
Join together in a community project to help build a playground in LaHarpe City Park on October 9th. We Are Allen County. Let’s ACT Together!
The City of Moran has been awarded a grant from the Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City to establish the first public exercise center in the community.
The Lehigh Portland Trails are now officially open to the public, with over 7 miles of trails for mountain biking, trail running, and nature hikes.
Thrive’s mission is to support and encourage programs, policies and resources that promote access to healthcare, healthy lifestyles, and positive community conversation that improves the well-being of residents of Allen County, Kansas.
Thrive Allen County
9 South Jefferson Avenue
Iola, KS 66749