Healthy Jackson County

Healthy Jackson County is a collaboration of many organizations within Jackson County, Indiana to improve the health of our community residents. The organization focuses on three key areas: Improving Nutrition, Decreasing Tobacco Use, and Increasing Physical Activity. 

Mission
Create and promote a healthy environment to empower our Jackson County community to achieve improved health outcomes. We will do this through: Policies, Education, System and Environmental Changes.

Vision
To create a sustainable culture of health and wellness throughout Jackson County evidenced by improved health outcomes.

Community Food Drive
Please consider donating to the food drive and helping all food pantries in Jackson County during this COVID-19 crisis.  Suggested donation items are listed on the food drive flyer.


COVID-19 Information
The most current information regarding COVID-19 is available from the following agencies:

If you believe you have been exposed to the virus or have concerning symptoms, call Schneck's Coronavirus Hotline at 812-524-4266 to speak with trained healthcare staff and be advised on next steps.


Effective Tuesday, May 12, 2020, Hotline hours will be Monday through Friday 8 am - 4 pm.

Local Resources for COVID-19 Pandemic

 
Upcoming Meetings - All Healthy Jackson County meetings are postponed until further notice.

Member organizations
Aisin Hispanic Services Purdue Cooperative Extension
Americorps Indiana State Department of Health READ Jackson County
Anchor House Indiana University Center for Rural Engagement Salvation Army
Arc of Jackson County Jackson County Bank Schneck Medical Center
Blue and Company Jackson County Commissioners Seymour Boys & Girls Club
Brownstown Community Schools Jackson County Council Seymour Chamber of Commerce
Brownstown Township Board Jackson County Farm Bureau Seymour Christian Church
Centerstone Jackson County Health Department Seymour Community Schools
Child care Network Jackson County Industrial Development Corporation Seymour Farmers Market
Community Foundation of Jackson County Jackson County Learning Center
  Seymour Human Services, Inc. 
Community Health Center of Jackson County Jackson County Performance Seymour Main Street
Crothersville Community Schools Jackson County United Way Covering Kids and Families Seymour Parks and Recreation
Crothersville Town Council Jackson County Visitors Center Smith Law Services
Cummins Jackson Washington State Forestry  The Banner
Day 5050 Leadership Jackson County The Tribune
Department of Child Services Mayor of Seymour Township Trustees
Department of Natural Resources Medora Bank Trinity United Methodist Church
Girl Scouts Medora Community Schools Vision 2025
Girls Inc. Mental Health America of Jackson County Wal-Mart
Glick and Co.  Muscatatuck Wildlife Refuge Yo-Jack
Head Start New Hope Services  

If you are interested in becoming a partner organization, please complete the Partner Agreement form.

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