Grant County Community Health Council
The Grant County Community Health Council is committed to enhancing the quality of life in Grant County, New Mexico.
THE MISSION of the Health Council is to enhance the quality of life in Grant County, New Mexico, through assessment of needs, planning and prioritizing, and coordinating of efforts to meet those needs.
THE VISION of the Health Council is to attain measurable and sustainable improvement of health for all community members. They envision a diverse, active and competent Health Council that serves as a catalyst and resource for improving quality of life in Grant County.
THE PHILOSOPHY of the Health Council is based on a wellness model that encompasses physical, mantal, spiritual, emotional, cultural, economic and community well being. Through continuous evaluation, they seek positive development, and efficiency of the Council and our efforts. By serving as a coordination rather than a direct service organization they seek maximum impact and success.
By sponsors working groups and core teams dedicated to achieving the goals of the Strategic Plan, the Health Council uses its engery to meet issues head on. The working groups focus on measurable and sustainable improvement of health status for all community members. The core teams address cross cutting issues: substance abuse, domestic violence, fitness and nutrition, economic developmentand resilient families.
GCCHC also collaborates with a network of approximately 100 wellness service providers dedicated to building stronger communication link between agencies and individuals in Grant County, the InterAgency Alliance.
Explore our website and learn more about the GCCHC, the Life Cycles, the working groups, the core teams, the InterAgency Alliance, and Grant County!
New! Download Our Grant County Plan and Profile for 2004-2005! Resources no one in Grant County should be without!
The Grant County Resource Directory is now ONLINE. Try it out and find out where you can get help! From support groups to car seats, you can find it in the Resource Directory.
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1310 E. 32nd Street
Silver City, NM 88061
Last updated: January 20, 2005
All material contained within is copyrighted 2004
by the Grant County Community Health Council,
except where otherwise stated.
A partnership between:
the New Mexico Department of Health,
Public Health Division, Maternal Child Health Bureau
the Gila Regional Medical Center