Community Health

Health and Welfare is committed to providing resources to create communities where all Idahoans can live a healthy, active life.

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Community health means the healthy choice is the easy choice, fostered through collaboration and partnership

In this section

About food safety

Food Safety regulations protect and improve the health of Idaho citizens and visitors by assuring foods are safe and free

About Healthy Eating, Active Living Idaho

HEAL is a voluntary network of organizations, businesses, and individuals committed to improving conditions in which we live, learn, work

About public health districts

As independent agencies, Idaho's seven health districts are primary outlets for public health services.

About safer syringe programs

Safer syringe programs are one approach to address substance use disorders.

About sexual violence

The Idaho Sexual Violence Prevention Program does not provide crisis services to individuals. If you are in crisis, call 9-1-1