Increase by 20% the number of healthy adults and children by 2018
2 year goals:
Increase health of KC residents by providing education resources and increased participation in the following areas:
Diabetes rates, teen pregnancies, rec. dept. participation, decreased obesity rates.
Addressing Crisis Needs and Increasing Self-Sufficiency2008-2009 Promoting Health and Healing Priorities
Goal: Provide preventive healthcare, as well as, access to timely and affordable care for anyone experiencing injury, illness or disability.
Definition/ Focus: Provide services to individuals that “fall through the cracks”;
Address the critical health needs of our community; Aim where we get the biggest bang for the buck
Major barriers: Lack of awareness; Apathy surrounding health needs of our community; High cost of healthcare (ie Prescription drugs)
Hope/Vision: Working together we can make healthcare accessible for everyone in Kershaw County.