Health Promotion

Our Health Promotion team collaborates with community partners throughout New Hanover County, including work sites, schools, faith-based groups, community-based organizations, and coalitions to work towards policy, system, and environmental changes that promote healthy lifestyles.  

In our Health Promotion programs, Certified Health Education Specialists provide workshops, presentations, and resources on a variety of topics to support community health and well-being.

Community Health Needs Assessment

The Health Promotion team is responsible for leading the community health needs assessment every three years to assess the health of New Hanover County residents and establish priority areas to focus the county's efforts. 

Community Health Improvement Plans

Learn more about the Community Health Improvement Plan which addresses health priorities identified in the Community Health Needs Assessment.