NACCHO’s work informs, supports, and gives voice to its local health department members, who serve their communities with increasing skill and breadth of services. Together, NACCHO and its members are advancing local public health across the nation.
NACCHO has released its 2017 Annual Report, which highlights the noteworthy achievements of the association last year. In 2017, NACCHO helped its members advance local public health practice by serving as the voice of local health departments (LHDs) on Capitol Hill, building LHD capacity, fostering connections among its members, disseminating best practices, and forging innovative partnerships. Among its accomplishments, NACCHO provided more than 200 hours of technical assistance to LHDs, offered nearly 200 NACCHO subawards to LHDs and Medical Reserve Corps units, published 75 publications, issued six new policy statements, and hosted 128 meetings with Members of Congress and their staff.
NACCHO's 2016 Annual Report highlights notable accomplishments of the organization in 2016. NACCHO disseminated evidence-based practices by publishing 165 blog posts, producing 76 new publications, and recognizing 56 new model practices as a part of NACCHO's Model Practices Program. The association rolled out a new user-friendly website and added more than 100 tools to the NACCHO Toolbox. NACCHO also awarded more than $1 million to 45 demonstration sites in an effort to support local health department innovation.
NACCHO's 2015 Annual Report focused on the association’s considerable accomplishments in 2015. Among its achievements, NACCHO increased membership, expanded program funding, and advocated vigorously on behalf of its members.