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2014 Community Health Assessment Executive Summary Available

The 2014 Community Health Assessment Executive Summary is available in English and Spanish. The documents outline the key findings in the health assessment report. You can also find the executive summaries on the Health Data page.


 

 

 

 

 

Medical Options Brochure Updated

The Medical Care Options brochure which lists low cost and free medical services in Durham now includes 2015 information. You can also find the brochure on the Resources page. The updated Spanish Medical Care Options brochure will be available in the future.

 

2014 Community Health Assessment

The results of the 2014 Community Health Assessment are available. 

The six health priorities identified in the 2014 assessment; access to medical and dental care, HIV/sexually transmitted infections, obesity and chronic illness, substance use/mental health, poverty and education are a continuation of the priorities from the 2011 assessment. The Partnership for a Healthy Durham will develop community health improvement plans to address the priority areas.

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Durham Rises to #11 in County Health Rankings

Durham County has moved up six spots to the eleventh healthiest North Carolina county, according to the annual “County Health Rankings” from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. Durham had been ranked 17th the two previous years.

Durham County wins 2014 Culture of Health Prize

Thank you everyone for all your hard work!!!

See the results of our survey on how to spend our prize funds

Learn more and see our video at RWJF

 

Follow the Partnership on Twitter

The Partnership is now on Twitter! Follow us to get updates on Partnership activities and community resources and events.

Partnership in the Media

Check out recent stories in the media about and related to the Partnership.

Toward a Healthier, Smarter City of Medicine

Veggie Van Program Expands, Adds 5th Site

Durham County Climbs in Health Rankings

Durham 11th in State Health Rank

Healthy Mile Trail

The Partnership is currently planning more Healthy Mile Trails for the spring and summer. Find out what the Healthy Mile Trail is about by watching the video below.

2015 Meeting Calendar

Click here for a list 2015 Partnership quarterly and committee meetings. Attend a meeting on the priority area that interests you.

Join us in making Durham a healthier place. Contact Partnership for a Healthy Durham Coordinator, Marissa Mortiboy at mmortiboy@dconc.gov for more information.

Next Quarterly Meeting

The next Partnership quarterly meeting will be Wednesday, July 15, noon-1:30 pm at the Durham County Department of Public Health, 414 E. Main St. in Conference Room A. Hope to see you there!