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.


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.
 

Hotline hours: Monday through Friday 8 am - 4 pm.

 

Local Resources for the COVID-19 Pandemic

 

Upcoming Meetings

  • August 12 Improving Nutrition Workgroup Zoom Meeting 10:00-11:00AM
  • August 24 Hispanic Health Workgroup Zoom Meeting 11:00AM-12:00PM
  • September 14 Decreasing Tobacco Use Workgroup Zoom Meeting 11:30AM-1:00PM
  • September 15 Increasing Physical Activity Workgroup Zoom Meeting 11:30AM-12:30PM
 

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.

 

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