HRiA at NACCHO 360 2024

Health Resources in Action (HRiA) looks forward to participating in the NACCHO360 annual conference in Detroit, MI on July 23-26, 2024. Hosted by the National Association of County and City Health Officials, NACCHO360 is the only conference that focuses on the challenges and opportunities for local health.   This year, we’re sending a dozen staff members to learn, connect, and share lessons learned from our work over the past year. Below, you’ll find a list of our team members attending the conference, information on our posters and presentations, and curated content and resources to learn a bit more about us. We hope to see you there!

Presentations

Wednesday, July 24th

Advancing Racial Equity Means Better Outcomes for All: A Case Study in Embedding Racial Equity in Local Public Health Departments across the State of Massachusetts.

Thursday, July 25th

Reimagining Rural Public Health Inspection: Centering Equity to Improve Outcomes and Foster Trust Between Residents and Local Government

Content & Resources

You Can Save a Life

Anyone can save a life by knowing the signs of an overdose and how to respond. This is the foundational message of the You Can initiative. The You Can suite of resources is designed to build community-wide capacity to reduce deaths from overdose.

A man with a gentle smile with text: Blog post - You Can Save a Life. Reverse an overdose. Save a life. Health Resources in Action.

Collaborating for Health: Addressing Youth Mental Health through the Community Health Improvement Process

Cities and towns often face limited capacity to assess and address community health needs. Recognizing similarities between their neighboring towns, staff from the Andover and North Andover health departments collaborated with a multidisciplinary team at HRiA on a joint CHA/CHIP.

Young people sitting in a circle with text overlay: Blog post. Collaborating for Health. Addressing Youth Mental Health through the Community Health Improvement Process.

Our Team