Phoenix Park bridge spanning the Chippewa River

Welcome to Eau Claire Healthy Communities

Eau Claire Healthy Communities is a coalition which promotes the health and well-being of individuals, families and communities of Eau Claire County through collaborative and focused action. Over 250 partners from across the county convene to advance data-driven goals that address health priorities identified by Eau Claire County residents. Eau Claire Healthy Communities aims to help everyone live better, longer.

If this is your first time on the site or you are not familiar with the organization, please take a moment to view our About page to get the scoop on what we do and the current goals of our communities and Action Teams. Want to know more or be involved? View some of the recent work below and contact us!

Recent News:

May 1, 2019

Marilyn Skrivseth and UW-Eau Claire Honored as Healthy Communities Champions

Marilyn Skrivseth and UW-Eau Claire received the Healthy Communities Champion award. The award recognizes their efforts to make Eau Claire...
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April 23, 2019

Raising awareness of high-risk drinking during Alcohol Awareness Month

Eau Claire Healthy Communities is joining others across the country this month to raise awareness, reduce the stigma, and prevent...
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April 17, 2019

April 25th celebration to address substance abuse prevention

Eau Claire Healthy Communities is hosting their Annual Celebration! The event has two goals: to celebrate progress towards healthier lives...
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April 5, 2019

Raising Awareness of Dental Health Through Poster Contest

During Children’s Dental Health month, Eau Claire Healthy Communities sponsored a dental poster contest. The contest was for 4th and...
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March 27, 2019

Annual Report Released

We are a few steps into 2019 and we are thrilled to see the work of Eau Claire develop as...
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February 1, 2019

Oral Health – Children Spotlight

Tooth decay is the most common chronic health problem affecting children in the U.S. In Western Wisconsin 3rd graders, 1...
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February 1, 2019

Super Bowl Brings the Issues of Binge Drinking to Attention

Super Bowl LIII may be filled with tailgating, alcohol, and FANtastic food. However, for some, the increased alcohol consumption may...
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January 22, 2019

Annual Celebration & Award Nominations

With 2018 at its close, it's time that we come together to acknowledge the phenomenal work that our community has...
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November 19, 2018

Local group aims to bring healthier foods to neighborhoods near you

How often do you stop at a gas station, convenience, or corner store for a few groceries?  Do you ever...
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November 19, 2018

Physical Health is Important to Achieving Balanced Mental Health

So much of what we do physically impacts us mentally. That is why this year’s theme for Mental Health Month–...
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