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Posted on: April 5, 2019

[ARCHIVED] Linn County Community Invited to Develop Action Plans for Top Health Issues

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Linn County, IA – A Linn County collaborative, Together! Healthy Linn, has identified Mental Health, Obesity, and Safety as the top three health related issues to focus on from 2019 through 2021. Community partners recently completed the Linn County Community Health Improvement Plan, and are ready to identify actions needed to improve the community’s health in these areas.

Community members are invited to help develop action plans for each of the issues. Everyone is welcome to join. Meeting dates and times for each issue are:

  • Mental Health: Tuesday, April 30, 2019, 2 - 4:30 PM 
  • Obesity: Thursday, May 2, 2019, 2 - 4:30 PM
  • Safety: Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 2 - 4:30 PM

RSVP’s are required, and may be submitted online. Learn more about Together! Healthy Linn by visiting the Together! Healthy Linn website.

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Linn County Public Health, an agency within Linn County government, serves more than 220,000 residents of Linn County to prevent disease and injury, promote healthy living, protect the environment, and ensure public health preparedness. Learn more at linncounty.org/health or by calling 319-892-6000. Like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/LCPublicHealth and follow us on Twitter @LCPublicHealth.

 Together! Healthy Linn is a local collaborative, whose vision is "The local public health system is collaborative, engaged in the community, responsive to community needs, easy to navigate, focused on prevention, and creates access for all. The system is designed for a culture of health, and promotes an active, safe, empowered, resilient, and connected community that embraces diversity and equity.” 


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