Local Public Health Assessment and Planning

Isanti County Public Health assesses the health needs in the community, and partners with other organizations to write a goal-oriented community health improvement plan. Local health data and input from a variety of community perspectives help guide this process.

2020 - 2023 Health Priorities

  • Lack of Social Connectedness
    • Goal: Support the community in promoting and enhancing meaningful social relationships and work to increase social connectedness across all stages and ages of life.
  • Youth Substance Use (Tobacco and Alcohol)
    • Goal:  Reduce substance use/abuse to protect the health, safety, and quality of life for the youth in Isanti County
  • Mental Health (Adult Mental Well-Being and Youth Suicide)
    • Goal:  Improve mental health and well-being, and reduce suicide in the community through increased awareness and access to care, programs, and services.
  • Strategies
    • Work with partners to create new marketing/promotion strategies for existing resources
    • Work with partners to increase accessibility to existing resources
    • Support and implement new strategies and programs to address gaps

Partners

  • Allina Health – Cambridge Medical Center
  • Isanti County residents and community leaders
  • Partners in Healthy Living and Community Leadership Team
  • Public Health Commission

Resources & Contacts

See the most recent Community Health Improvement Plan (PDF) or the Executive Summary (PDF) of the plan. 

For more information, email [email protected]co.isanti.mn.us or call 763-689-8276.