The Health Promotion and Wellness section provides health education and
intervention programs to assist individuals in modifying their lifestyles to
reduce risk of developing diseases, to improve their health status, and reduce
their chance of injury.
Programs, services and educational materials are
available to educators (preschool – college), community leaders, and to the
general public as requested, along with dissemination of information through the
This multi-program area develops and implements activities and services by
emphasizing the importance of:
Chronic Disease Prevention
Falls Prevention Programs
Tobacco Education and Control
Call 209-8088 to contact our group of Public Health Educators and to obtain
information on community, partnership and outreach events.