Community Inspired • Partner Driven

Together We Work to Improve Health & Well Being

Healthy Peninsula's primary purpose is to improve the health and well being of the residents of the Blue Hill Peninsula, Deer Isle, and Stonington by mobilizing, supporting, and collaborating with community partners. Serving the interests of all, from the tiniest newborns to our aging seniors, our work is based in challenges and needs defined by the communities themselves, and our three major initiatives implement proven strategies individualized to each community through programs, services, and networks informed by local voices.

Our Advocate-in-Chief Remembered

Longtime friends of Healthy Peninsula remember fondly our founder and advocate-in-chief Barbara Peppey. Barbara died in a tragic car accident near the winter home in New Mexico she shared with her husband Gerry. We received this e-mail from Gerry reporting on a fitting memorial for Barbara, who loved plants almost as much as she loved …