Community Health Action Teams
Community Health Action Team (CHAT) is a partnership between Franklin County Public Health and community members to work together to build healthier communities in Franklin County.
Tobacco use is the leading cause of preventable disease, disability and death in the United States. Every year, nearly half a million Americans die prematurely of smoking or exposure to secondhand smoke.
Farm to School
Farm to school is an evidence based program that enriches the connection schools and communities have with fresh, healthy food and local food producers by changing food purchasing and education practices at schools and early care and education sites.
Franklin County Public Health believes that all children and members of their communities should have access to safe, affordable, healthy and nutritious foods to achieve optimal health.
Franklin County Public Health aims to help create great places and spaces that encourage physical activity and also foster social interactions, a sense of community and a feeling of safety.
Franklin County Public Health provides community education and connections to community resources at health and wellness events in Franklin County with the exception of the City of Columbus and Worthington.