About It's Time Texas

It’s Time Texas is a statewide nonprofit working to bring people, organizations and communities together to take action that supports health for all, now and for generations to come.
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SHAC Workshop

Building Parent Engagement

During this SHAC Workshop, we heard from Texas Action for Healthy Kids on best practices and new engagement techniques to increase parent engagement. Additionally, we discussed some challenges and strategies when it comes to parent engagement and participation within your SHAC.
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Free Toolkits

It's Time Texas provides a diverse set of toolkits to support organizations and communities with resources to build capacity while mobilizing efforts to implement healthy change.
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Free Telehealth Coaching

Explore the evidence behind our free telehealth coaching program empowering Texans to better manage their health.
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Now Offering

Free Online Fitness Classes

Powered by It’s Time Texas, Stronger Austin delivers FREE fitness classes and nutrition education programs, removing any financial barriers facing our most vulnerable communities and making health accessible to all Texans.

Classes are available in English & Spanish.

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    About It's Time Texas

    It’s Time Texas is a statewide non-profit organization working to bring people, communities, and organizations together to take action that supports health for all, now and for generations to come.
    Learn More About It's Time Texas
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    Daughter playing basketball with her dadA group of women working out during a Zumba class

    Featured Tools & Resources


    We’ve created a variety of tools, resources, initiatives, and events to help you and your friends, family, and community live healthier.
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    The Community Challenge

    The past eight weeks, we’ve brought health to the forefront of conversations and made it a focus throughout Texas communities! We are so proud of this year’s Community Challenge participants and will continue to support Texans across the state in making healthier choices, leading to a healthier state. Keep your eyes out for an email regarding 2023 registration!

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    Collaborative Innovations for Community Health

    Through the generosity of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas, Healthy Kids, Healthy Families® grant, It’s Time Texas awarded eight sub-grants totaling $300,000 to community-based organizations who are able to mobilize and rapidly deploy resources where they are needed most within four designated areas of Texas.

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    Virtual Fitness Classes

    Powered by It’s Time Texas, Stronger Austin delivers FREE, virtual fitness classes and nutrition education programs, removing any financial barriers facing our most vulnerable communities and making health accessible to all Texans. Virtual fitness classes are available in Spanish and English.

    Featured Tools & Resources


    We’ve created a variety of tools, resources, initiatives, and events to help you and your friends, family, and community live healthier.
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      Free Telehealth Coaching

      Coaching available in English and Spanish, this free, confidential service via phone, text, and video provides support in setting health goals, establishing healthier habits, and preventing and managing chronic conditions.

    • It's Time Texas Virtual Fitness Class Instructors

      Virtual Fitness Classes

      Powered by It’s Time Texas, Stronger Austin delivers FREE, virtual fitness classes and nutrition education programs, removing any financial barriers facing our most vulnerable communities and making health accessible to all Texans. Virtual fitness classes are available in Spanish and English.

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      SHAC Workshop
      Building Parent Engagement

      During this Workshop, we heard from Texas Action for Healthy Kids on best practices and new engagement techniques to increase parent engagement. Additionally, we discussed some challenges and strategies when it comes to parent engagement and participation within your SHAC. Click the button below to watch a video recording of this workshop.

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      Healthier Texas Summit

      Mark your calendars! The Healthier Texas Summit will take place Oct. 5-6 in Austin, TX. We can’t wait to welcome you back to our two-day event designed for Texas’ thought leaders and health champions to connect, learn, and share more about the vast and diverse efforts Texans are leading.

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      The Community Challenge

      It’s Time Texas Community Challenge unites Texans from across the state to build a healthier Texas. This free eight-week competition challenges Texans to develop simple healthy habits like eating healthy, exercising, and staying hydrated because our everyday choices shape our health and our future. And like any good competition, it comes with prizes. Stay tuned for the announcement of the 2023 Challenge Winners and the 2024 Challenge dates!

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      Toolkits

      It’s Time Texas provides a diverse set of toolkits to support organizations and communities with resources to build capacity while mobilizing efforts to implement healthy change.

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      Nutrition Education Videos

      It’s Time Texas works to build healthier lives and healthier communities across Texas through interactive programming and educational materials. We encourage you to utilize our nutrition education videos as a resource and as personal support throughout your health journey.

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      Community Lab

      It’s Time Texas’ Community Lab is an innovative, web-based forum providing FREE, interactive training and support to CHCs & SHACS throughout Texas. Each month, Community Lab members will have the opportunity to make social connections with peers, learn best practices from experts in the field, and receive peer-to peer feedback on their collaborative’s work.

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      Collaborative Innovations for Community Health

      Through the generosity of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas, Healthy Kids, Healthy Families® grant, It’s Time Texas awarded eight sub-grants totaling $300,000 to community-based organizations who are able to mobilize and rapidly deploy resources where they are needed most within four designated areas of Texas.

      Stay Connected


      We use social media to share resources, tools, and information to help you, your family, and your friends live healthy lives. It’s also a great way to join and connect with a growing network of Texans committed to making living healthy easier in our great state!

      Grantee Spotlight

      Meet CHEF® (Culinary Health Education for Families)

      Rooted in the belief that food is medicine, CHEF® (Culinary Health Education for Families) is a Culinary Health Education Program that teaches children and families basic nutrition and practical cooking skills, with the long-term goal of motivating individuals and communities to adopt and sustain healthier eating habits.
      Learn More About CHEF
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      Thank you to our Allies


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      BlueCross BlueShield of Texas