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Community Health


 

icon_ch100NACCHO's community health team supports local health department programs and services focused on promoting health and preventing disease through:

  • The development of resources and tools;
  • Provision of technical assistance, continuing education, and capacity building support through demonstration projects; and
  • Facilitation of peer exchange of best practices and tools.

Community health projects address a wide variety of health promotion and disease prevention issues, including chronic disease, HIV/STI, other infectious diseases, injury, adolescent health, reproductive health, immunization, tobacco, primary care, and mental health.

 
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NACCHO has released the first module in its Local Health Departments and Hepatitis C educational series. To support local health departments and their partners, NACCHO developed this series to increase knowledge of HCV-related topics, provide information and examples of how local health departments can leverage existing resources to address HCV, and share successful local health department practices and policies for expanding HCV-related services in their communities. Throughout 2015, NACCHO will develop and disseminate additional educational modules, resources, and tools. More »




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NACCHO Conference: April 19-22, 2016 Dallas, TX