Health Promotion Specialist Team

Mission: Under the support and supervision of YVFWC/NCAC, within the Education Division, the Health Promotion Specialist Team works together to empower people to achieve their full health potential. Strategies include but are not limited to:

  • Eliminate barriers to living healthy lifestyles,
  • Provide education, specifically related to nutrition and physical activity.
  • Strengthen skills and capabilities of individuals.
  • Disseminate health information.
  • Promote health ideas and concepts to motivate individuals to adopt healthy behaviors.
  • Build a healthy public policy.
  • Take action directed towards changing social, environmental and economic conditions so as to alleviate their impact on public and individual health.
  • Model healthy lifestyles.