Healthier Together

Event Details

Thursday, March 28, 2019
8:00 am 3:00 pm
Faith Family Church
704 North Green Mount Road
Shiloh, IL 62221

Be the force of change to identify and implement new pathways to improve our overall health rankings by 2025.

Summit Goals and Objectives:

  1. Define the Healthier Together movement Its history and its relationship to the Collective Impact process?
  2. Provide an update on progress since the March 2017 Summit.
  3. Provide Work Group updates and long-term aspirations.
  4. Identify gaps and issues that need to be addressed to build a Culture of Health & Wellness among the communities of MetroEast Illinois and to drive St. Clair County to be within the top 25% of healthiest counties in Illinois by 2025.
  5. Introduce Healthier Togethers Big Picture support plan developed by a team of volunteer community leaders representing areas of health, education, faith, business and local government.

Rationale

20% of health outcomes are directly influenced by health-specific organizations. 80% of health outcomes are determined by schools, churches, workplaces, community centers, etc.

Come participate

Participate in focused discussions around six areas which can impact the health of our communities:
  1. Chronic Diseases
  2. Community Safety
  3. Education
  4. Maternal/Child Health
  5. Mental Health
  6. Substance Abuse


Our communitys
health is everyones responsibility.

The collective impact approach incorporates everyones resources and support.