Total Health Driver – Employment

Employment is necessary to avoid poverty and to promote a healthy self-image.

Kaiser Permanente – Thriving Schools KP Page 1

Kaiser Permanente launched the Thriving Schools initiative in 2013 in an effort to influence long-term behavior change and have a measurable effect on the health of students, staff and teachers in K-12 schools in the community.

 

Presbyterian Healthcare Services – La Cosecha Community Health Profile - Presbyterian Healthcare Services - La Cosecha_Page 1

In New Mexico’s South Valley and International District, poverty, limited access to healthy, affordable food and severe health inequities are common. Recognizing the urgent need for affordable, accessible, healthy food, Presbyterian Healthcare Services (PHS) subsidizes the La Cosecha Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program, part of the Agri-Cultura Network. The partners identify low-income, food-insecure families in the South Valley and International District and connect them with weekly bags of fresh, locally grown produce during the 20-week growing season.

UCare – Senior Legal FairUCare Legal Fair

UCare partners with Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services to hold an annual Senior Legal Fair, a free, multi-cultural and multi-lingual event serving the legal needs of low-income seniors across the Twin Cities metro area.