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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

PRESS RELEASE May 18, 2018 RE: Summer Food Safety As the warm weather months are filled with family outings, vacations, and cookouts, the Scott County Health Department would like to remind everyone to follow some simple but important food safety practices to avoid illness. To protect yourself,...
Posted: May 18, 2018
The National Institutes of Health’s All of Us Research Program is signing up volunteers now to provide their health data for use in thousands of health studies. This is how breakthroughs happen. You can make a difference. Learn more about how you can join the effort to help speed up health research.
Posted: May 17, 2018
The Iowa Department of Public Health has released the 2017 Annual Report for its ADPER & EH Division. You will find information related to environmental health, communicable disease, and immunization, among other topics.
Posted: May 15, 2018