About SHIP

The Statewide Health Improvement Partnership (SHIP) works to create healthy communities through increasing opportunities for healthier eating, more physical activity, and clean air.  Through community collaborations we can help to create long lasting healthy changes for Mower County.

 

To learn more about SHIP please visit the Minnesota Department of Health website:

Statewide Health Improvement Partnership

 

For some of our local initiatives please view our SHIP-Mower County factsheet

SHIP Strategies

We focus our work in several areas of the community.  SHIP strategies include:

 

Schools

Healthy School Food

Active Schools

 

Community

Healthy Eating in the Community

Active Living in the Community

Childcare

Smoke-Free Housing

Tobacco Free Outdoor Spaces

 

Worksite Wellness

        Healthy Eating

          Physical Activity

          Tobacco free grounds

          Breastfeeding Support

 

Healthcare

        Clinical-Community Linkages

          Advancing Health Reform