Mission: To help the Gem community become healthier
Vision: A vibrant community focused on healthy behaviors
Gem Community Health Coalition is made up of community partners dedicated to
improving the health and well-being of the local residents.
The Gem Community Health Coalition bases their vision on Healthy People 2020 overarching goals.
-Create social and physical environments that promote good health for all.
-Promote quality of life, healthy development, and healthy behaviors across all life stages.
-Attain high-quality, longer lives free of preventable disease, disability, injury, and premature death.
-Achieve health equity, eliminate disparities, and improve the health of all groups.
Gem Community Health Coalition Meetings:
City Council Chambers
3rd Tuesday of Every Month
Chair: Valerie Lawrence
Co Chairs: Abra Dodson and Bill Butticci