Community-based partners are essential for the Department of Public Health’s efforts to improve community health. The Department is committed to three initiatives to promote community health:
- Coalition Engagement Principles and Guidelines
- Community Health Training Institute and Ounce of Prevention Conference
These initiatives are overseen for the Department through a collaboration between the Bureau of Community Health and Prevention’s Division of Prevention and Wellness and other Bureaus and Offices, including the Office of Local and Regional Health.