Believing that it takes a community to save a life, the city of North College Hill launched a month-long, community-wide effort to raise awareness about suicide and mental health. Read more
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 300,000 people throughout 26 communities. This still-growing movement, which provides a framework to communities for healthy living, is a result of sustainable thinking from the start.
When North College Hill WeTHRIVE! team member Carla Belcher started planning a community garden, the response was positive. “Everybody I talked to welcomed the idea of having a garden and they all were really excited about the potential that it could bring to the community,” said the North College Hill resident. Read more