Health Education & Planning

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Health Education and Planning staff encourage and assist with initiatives to improve the health status of residents by providing leadership in changing policies, environment, and individual barriers to reducing the risk for health problems.


Health education information and programs offered include:
  • blood pressure
  • breast health
  • childbirth
  • communicable diseases
  • exercise
  • family planning
  • hand hygiene
  • healthy lifestyles
  • influenza
  • nutrition
  • overall wellness
  • preconceptual health
  • public health services
  • safety
  • teen pregnancy prevention
  • tobacco free living


  • Breast cancer awareness
  • Community health data, assessment, and planning
  • Diabetes self management program
  • Employee wellness programs including health screening
  • Healthy Start Baby Love Plus outreach
  • NAPSACC for childcare centers
  • SIDS counseling
  • Teen Time counseling
  • WeightWise classes
  • Triple P- Positive Parenting Program