A Message from the Director

Sussex County Health Coalition is honored to lead the first Delaware Healthy Neighborhood initiative in the state. SCHC will need all our partners in this effort to build a "Culture of Health” for all our citizens. Over the last six months, SCHC has been developing an action plan with a setof tangible measurements to help our entire county, through our sectors, embrace health as a shared responsibility and good. Over 95 members have helped to shape and setgoals to identify indicators that impact our community and to identified ways to integrate efforts to reach these goals. This community plan is a collective impact framework using the Social Ecological Theory of Change to foster this work in creating a culture of health.

Sussex County’s Culture of Health is broken into four interconnected action areas that we are aligning with the current community strategies that are and taken directly from Robert Wood Johnson’s work. READ MORE