Health – Improving People’s Health
Health is such a basic need, it impacts every aspect of a person’s daily life. A child with a toothache is unable to concentrate in school and succeed. A family without health insurance is often overwhelmed to the point of bankruptcy by the financial burdens of an illness. Seniors without prescription assistance have to make frightening decision on which medicine they can afford and which ones they will go without. United Way is helping individuals live qualilty live an dchieve maximum health independence.
Safe Home and Community
Homes are free from violence and physical hazards; communities support people’s health, safety, and development.
Ensure women receive primary and preventative care that supports a healthy pregnancy, birth and early childhood development.
Healthy Eating and Physical Activity
Individuals have access to nutritious food options and regular physical activity.
Supporting Healthy Choices
Encourage psotive behaviors that nurture one's potential and provide them with skills to create a healthy lifestyle.
Access to Health Care
Promote individuals and familes to seek health bvenefits for which they are eligible.