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Community Relations

Community Relations

Community Relations, Information, and Planning Services work to ensure the health of the community by providing the following services:

  • Public health education and promotion
  • Community partnership collaboration and mobilization
  • Community health needs assessment and improvement planning
  • Community health data monitoring
  • Community health planning and program implementation
  • Linking the community to public health resources
  • Preparing grant applications and managing grant contracts.

The Community, Relations, Information and Planning works to secure grant funds that provide support to programs that benefit Scott County residents. Partnerships are made with area organizations to provide health services in the community. Follow the links below for more information about these and other services.

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News & Notices

Scott County Health Department to Host Event to Celebrate National Public Health Week April 2 - 6 is National Public Health Week! The theme of National Public Health Week 2018 is "Changing Our Future Together.” The Scott County Health Department (SCHD) is kicking off its celebration by hosting an...
Posted: April 2, 2018
Join Scott County Health Department for a free open house to celebrate National Public Health Week! Thursday, April 5, 2018 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Scott County Administrative Center, First Floor Boardroom 600 W. 4th Street Davenport, Iowa 52801 You can expect: Welcome from Ed Rivers, Health...
Posted: March 21, 2018
The American Journal of Public Health, a publication of the American Public Health Association, has gathered a number of studies on gun violence, including studies on concealed firearm permits, safe gun storage, hospitalizations from firearm injuries, and mental illness and mass shootings. This...
Posted: March 8, 2018