Community Health

 

Community Health is about more than diet and exercise, it’s also knowing your neighbors, access to public and local transit options, quality education opportunities and more. The true definition of health is related to the quality of your life, and the opportunity you have to achieve wellness.


Community Health Needs Assessment

OBCDC is proud to share the results of the first locally developed and executed Community Health Neighborhood Assessment. Click here for the report!


In September 2018, Old Brooklyn CDC and Baldwin Wallace University’s Department of Public Health & Prevention Sciences hosted a two-day summit to learn, share, and discover how community groups, health care, government, and research can co-create a future that is more healthy and equitable. Click here for a recap of the Summit!

 
 
 Runners enjoy a 5k in Old Brooklyn. Opportunities for physical activity are an important element of Community Health.

Runners enjoy a 5k in Old Brooklyn. Opportunities for physical activity are an important element of Community Health.