Individuals and families in Central Oregon experiencing poverty are provided equitable access and connected to appropriate resources that help them overcome obstacles to self-sufficiency and address health challenges.
- Increase high school graduation rates among economically disadvantaged students
- Decrease food insecurity
- Decrease percent of individuals living at poverty level and income constrained
- Decrease housing and transportation costs as a percent of income
The Central Oregon Health Council assembled RHIP Workgroups, groups of community professionals focused on some aspect of the Regional Health Improvement Plan, in 2016 to strategize and address the RHIP Health Indicators for each area of focus.