To create a culture of health, safety, and vitality throughout Hamilton County.
That’s the mission of Hamilton County Public Health’s WeTHRIVE! initiative.
What started with 50 people in three priority communities in 2009 has expanded to impact more than 200,000 people throughout 22 communities. This still-growing movement, which provides a framework to communities for healthy living, is a result of sustainable thinking from the start.
She was thirty-six years old, highly educated, and gainfully employed as an epidemiologist at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), where her work focused on understanding how structural inequality, trauma, and violence made people sick. She had an amazing support system, and what some would call “good” health insurance. Read more