Community Capacity Development

The Sussex County Health Coalition exists quite simply to help the community identify its greatest health concerns and then help the community develop its capacity to address those concerns.

Community Capacity Building (CCB) is a conceptual approach to social-behavioral change and addresses systems level needs to lay a foundation for community health improvements. It is a method to understand the barriers that people, governments, organizations and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) need to overcome to allow them to achieve community health goals. READ ARTICLE