Getting Healthy

The goal for older adults is to preserve health in the aging population by promoting healthy aging, broadening the use of preventative services, facilitating healthy lifestyles, and supporting efforts to allow older Americans to remain independent and “age in place”.

  • Promote the message, “It’s never too late.”
  • Volunteer
  • Get people moving
  • Promote healthy eating
  • Promote Immunizations
  • Promote health screenings

Keeping Active

Blue Zones Project®

Mason City works to create a place where people can live longer, better lives by improving the well-being of our community by optimizing physical surroundings, policy, and social connections.  Our goal is to bring real and tangible changes to people’s lifestyles by making the healthy choice the easy choice.

Go 4 Life

Go4Life, an exercise and physical activity campaign from the National Institute on Aging at NIH, is designed to help you fit exercise and physical activity into your daily life.

Staying Connected

Aging Services Coalition of North Iowa

The mission of Aging Services Coalition of North Iowa is to share information and foster collaboration among organizations that provide services to older adults.


Mason City Volunteer Center

Our goal is to inspire more youth, families, seniors, businesses, and service organizations to volunteer and to improve the volunteer opportunities and placements in our community while providing support.

Safety & Security

Crime Prevention and Other Resources

Helpful information on a variety of topics, from avoiding scams and fraud, to internet safety.